Irish note on the canonical hours

  • Irish
  • prose
  • Irish religious texts
Irish note explaining why the canonical hours have been fixed at particular hours of the day.
Irish note on the canonical hours
No title is given in the manuscript.
First words (prose)
  • Cid ara ndéntar ceilebrad isna tráthaib-sea sech na trátha aile?
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prose (primary)


Irish religious textsIrish religious texts



Canonical hoursCanonical hours


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[ed.] [tr.] Best, R. I., “The canonical hours”, Ériu 3 (1907): 116.
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