Lebor na cert ‘The book of rights’

  • Middle Irish
  • verse
  • Early Irish poetry, Medieval Irish literature
  • Middle Irish
verse (primary)
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Related: Cert ríg Caisil ó chríchaibCert ríg Caisil ó chríchaibMiddle Irish tract which lists the tributes due to the king of Cashel from the tributary territories of Munster.


Early Irish poetryEarly Irish poetry

Medieval Irish literatureMedieval Irish literature

Early Irish poetryEarly Irish poetry


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.] Dillon, Myles [ed. and tr.], Lebor na Cert: The Book of Rights, Irish Texts Society, 46, Dublin: Irish Texts Society, 1962.
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[ed.] [tr.] OʼDonovan, John [ed. and tr.], Leabhar na g-Ceart, or the Book of rights, Dublin: Celtic Society, 1847.
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C. A., Dennis Groenewegen
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June 2011, last updated: January 2024