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Anonymous commentary on Donatus’ Ars maior. It is thought to have been written by an insular perhaps Irish author and addressed to one Cuimnanus, whose name may be, like Cummianus, a Latinised version of the Irish personal name Cummíne.

Manuscript witnesses

Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS Additional C 144 
St. Paul im Lavanttal, Stiftsbibliothek, MS 2/1 
Vatican City, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, MS Pal. lat. 1746 


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.] Bischoff, Bernhard, and Bengt Löfstedt, Anonymus ad Cuimnanum: Expossitio latinitatis, Corpus Christianorum, Series Latina, 133D, Turnhout: Brepols, 1992.

Secondary sources (select)

Law, Vivien, The Insular Latin grammarians, Studies in Celtic History, 3, Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 1982.