Lánellach rigi rích ⁊ ruirech‘The full complement of the house of king and overking’

  • Middle Irish
  • verse
  • Early Irish poetry, Ulster Cycle
  • Middle Irish
verse (primary)


Early Irish poetryEarly Irish poetry

Ulster Cycle
Ulster Cycle
id. 1797


Conchobar mac NessaConchobar mac Nessa
(time-frame ass. with Ulster Cycle)
king of the Ulaid in tales of the Ulster Cycle; son either of Cathbad or Fachtna Fáthach (father) and Ness (mother); husband of Mugain; father of Cormac Cond Longas, Cúscraid Mend Macha, Furbaide Fer Bend and Fedelm Noíchrothach; fosterfather of Cú Chulainn.
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Primary sources Text editions and/or modern translations – in whole or in part – along with publications containing additions and corrections, if known. Diplomatic editions, facsimiles and digital image reproductions of the manuscripts are not always listed here but may be found in entries for the relevant manuscripts. For historical purposes, early editions, transcriptions and translations are not excluded, even if their reliability does not meet modern standards.

[ed.] [tr.] OʼDaly, Máirín [ed. and tr.], “Lānellach tigi rích ⁊ ruirech”, Ériu 19 (1962): 81–86.
Dennis Groenewegen
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April 2011, last updated: March 2021