Orgain Denna Ríg ‘The destruction of Dind Ríg’

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  • Cycles of the Kings
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  • Old Irish

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Cf: a version told by Geoffrey Keating in Foras feasa ar Éirinn


Cycles of the Kings
Cycles of the Kings
id. 80


Cycle of Labraid LoingsechCycles of the Kings
Cycle of Labraid Loingsech
id. 47964
Labraid Loingsech
Labraid Loingsech
(time-frame ass. with Irish legendary history)
also Labraid Lorc or Labraid Móen, legendary Irish king, son of Ailill Áine; regarded as an ancestor of the Laigin

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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.

Greene, David [ed.], Fingal Rónáin and other stories, Mediaeval and Modern Irish Series, 16, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1955.
CELT – Fingal Rónáin (ed.): <link> TITUS – Fingal Rónáin (ed.): <link> CELT – Orgain Denna Ríg (ed.): <link> CELT – Esnada tige Buchet (ed.): <link> CELT – Orgguin trí mac Diarmata meic Cerbaill (ed.): <link>
Stokes, Whitley [ed. and tr.], “The destruction of Dind Ríg”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 3 (1901): 1–14, 225.
CELT – translation: <link> Internet Archive: <link>
Stokes, Whitley [ed. and tr.], “The Bodleian Amra Choluimb Chille”, Revue Celtique 20 (1899): 31–55, 132–183, 248–289, 400–437. Corrigenda in Revue Celtique 21 (1900): 133–136.
Internet Archive: <link>, <link>
[tr.] Corthals, Johan, Altirische Erzählkunst, Forum Celticum: Studien zu keltischen Sprachen und Kulturen, 1, Münster: Lit, 1996.
Translation into German
Dennis Groenewegen
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October 2010, last updated: January 2024