verse beg. Is milis glór gacha fir

  • Irish
  • verse
  • Classical Irish poetry
A single quatrain of Irish verse
First words (verse)
  • Is milis glór gacha fir
  • Irish
verse (primary)
Number of stanzas: 1
Number of lines: 4


Classical Irish poetryClassical Irish poetry


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[ed.] Meyer, Kuno [ed.], “Neue Mitteilungen aus irischen Handschriften: Reich und arm”, Archiv für celtische Lexikographie 3 (1907): 246.
CELT – edition: <link> Celtic Digital Initiative – PDF: <link>
Based on RIA MS 23 G 25
[ed.] OʼRahilly, Thomas F., Dánfhocail: Irish epigrams in verse, Dublin: Talbot Press, 1921.
Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>
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Translation wanted
Dennis Groenewegen
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August 2014, last updated: January 2024