Texts

Táin bó Cúailgne, recension III

  • Early Modern Irish
  • Ulster Cycle, Táin bó Cúailnge
Scope
redaction/recension
Manuscripts
Language
  • Early Modern Irish
  • Early Modern Irish.
Associated items
Aided CáurAided CáurEpisode found in all three recensions of Táin bó Cúailnge.Aided Etarcomail (⁊ imarchor n-athisc fer n-Érend)Aided Etarcomail (⁊ imarchor n-athisc fer n-Érend)Aided Fir BaíthAided Fir BaíthAided in togmaili ⁊ in pheta eóinAided in togmaili ⁊ in pheta eóinAided LethainAided LethainAided Lóich meic Mo FemisAided Lóich meic Mo FemisEpisode found in all three recensions of Táin bó CúailngeAided Nath CrantailAided Nath CrantailAided OrláimAided OrláimAided Redg cáinteAided Redg cáinteEpisode found in recensions I and III of Táin bó CúailngeAided trí mac Nechta ScéniAided trí mac Nechta ScéniAided trí mac nGárachAided trí mac nGárachEpisode found in all three recensions of Táin bó CúailngeIn carpat serda ⁊ in Breslech Mór Maige MurthemneIn carpat serda ⁊ in Breslech Mór Maige MurthemneComrac Fergusa fri Coin CulaindComrac Fergusa fri Coin CulaindComrac Lárine meic NóisComrac Lárine meic NóisEpisode found in all three recensions of Táin bó CúailngeFagbáil in tairbFagbáil in tairbSlánugud na MórrignaSlánugud na MórrignaThe narrative covered here consists of two main threads: (1) Slánugud na Mórrigna proper: Cú Chulainn’s meeting with the Morrígan, who is disguised as an old woman with a cow, and his unwitting healing of her injuries as he utters a blessing at every drought of milk he accepts from her; and (2) Cú Chulainn’s victories in a series of fights with numerous opponents sent by Medb of Connacht as he defends Ulster in the area of Delgu Muirtheimne.Túarascbáil delba Con CulaindTúarascbáil delba Con Culaind

Classification

Ulster Cycle
Ulster Cycle
id. 1797
Táin bó Cúailgne
Táin bó Cúailgne
id. 624

Sources

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.] Nettlau, Max [ed.], “The fragment of Tain Bó Cuailnge in MS. Egerton 93 (ff. 26a 1-35b 2) [part 2]”, Revue Celtique 15 (1894): 62–78, 198–208.  
comments: Edited from BL MS Egerton 93.
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[ed.] Nettlau, Max [ed.], “The fragment of Tain Bó Cuailnge in MS. Egerton 93 (ff. 26a 1-35b 2) [part 1]”, Revue Celtique 14 (1893): 254–266.  
comments: Edited from Egerton 93
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Edited from Egerton 93.
[ed.] Thurneysen, Rudolf [ed.], “Táin bó Cúailghni nach H.2.17”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 8 (1912): 525–554.  
TBC III edited from TCD 1319 (H 2. 17).
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[tr.] Ó Béarra, Feargal [tr.], “Táin bó Cuailnge: Recension III”, Emania 15 (1996): 47–65.
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Dennis Groenewegen
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July 2012, last updated: February 2022