verse beg. Cóica traighedh tólaibh tlacht
- Early Irish
Two sts of a medieval Irish poem concerning the gigantic physical heights of Tadg mac Céin and Conchobar mac Nessa.
- Cóica traighedh tólaibh tlacht
Middle Irish poet ass. with Monasterboice (Mainistir Buite)
The manuscript evidence is helpfully summarised by Thanisch (2015):
- Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS Laud Misc. 610 ff. 1–58 and ff. 73–122 = Leabhar na Rátha [1453–1454]f. 74ra.1–3First quatrain only, without attribution. While the first paragraph of version D of Aided Chonchobuir is contained in this manuscript (see f. 42v), this quatrain is found independently from that text.
- Edinburgh, National Library of Scotland, Adv. MS 72.1.5 [s. xv (?)]f. 8ra.8–12 context: Aided ChonchobairSecond quatrain only, with attribution: agus is de itbert Fland Mainistrech.
- Early Irish
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