verse beg. Fuigeall beandacht brú Muiri

  • Early Modern Irish
  • verse
  • Irish poetry
Medieval Irish poem (37 qq) on the Holy Mary, ascribed to Gilla Brígde.
First words (verse)
  • Fuigeall beandacht brú Muiri
Ascribed to: Gilla BrígdeGilla Brígde
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Giolla Brighde AlbanachGiolla Brighde Albanach
(fl. 13th c., first half)
Scottish poet who became active in Connacht.
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Ascribed to Gilla Bridi in RIA MS D ii 1, possibly referring to Giolla Brighde Albanach.
  • Early Modern Irish
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verse (primary)
Number of stanzas: 37


Irish poetryIrish poetry


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[ed.] [tr.] McKenna, Lambert [ed.], Aithdioghluim dána: a miscellany of Irish bardic poetry, historical and religious, including the historical poems of the Duanaire in the Yellow Book of Lecan, 2 vols, Irish Texts Society, 37, 40, Dublin: Irish Texts Society, 1940.  
Volume I contains the introduction and edited texts of a hundred poems; volume II contains translations and indexes.
Bardic.celt.dias.ie – Editions included: <link>
[id. 49.]
[ed.] Meyer, Kuno [ed.], “Neue Mitteilungen aus irischen Handschriften: Die Heilige Jungfrau”, Archiv für celtische Lexikographie 3 (1907): 244–246.
CELT – edition: <link> Celtic Digital Initiative – PDF: <link>
C. A., Dennis Groenewegen
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