Corpus of Electronic Texts Edition: G100047

Der Tribut des Königs von Ess Rúaid

Author: [unknown]

Background details and bibliographic information

File Description

Kuno Meyer

Electronic edition compiled by Beatrix Färber

Funded by University College, Cork and
Professor Marianne McDonald via the CELT Project

1. First draft, revised and corrected.

Extent of text: 920 words


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(2004) (2010)

Distributed by CELT online at University College, Cork, Ireland.
Text ID Number: G100047


Available with prior consent of the CELT programme for purposes of academic research and teaching only.


    Manuscript Source
  1. Dublin, Royal Irish Academy MS 1080 olim B. IV. 2, fo. 60b; for details see Kathleen Mulchrone, T. F. O'Rahilly et al. (eds.), Catalogue of Irish Manuscripts in the Royal Irish Academy (Dublin 1926-43) vol. 24, MS 1080, pp. 3021-29.
    The edition used in the digital edition
  1. Kuno Meyer, Der Tribut des Königs von Ess Rúaid in Zeitschrift für Celtische Philologie. Volume 8, Halle/Saale, Max Niemeyer (1912) page 115-116


Project Description

CELT: Corpus of Electronic Texts

Editorial Declaration


Text has been checked and proof-read twice.


The electronic text represents the edited text. In Meyer's edition, the acute accent and the macron are used to mark long vowels. Both are retained. Editorial corrections are tagged corr sic="" resp="KM" with the corrected form given in the 'sic' attribute. Expansions are marked ex. Text other than in Irish is indicated. Names are capitalized in line with CELT practice.


There are no quotations.


Hyphenation was introduced.


div0=the poem. Page breaks are marked pb n="". MS foliation is tagged mls unit="folio" n="".


Names are not tagged, nor are terms for cultural and social roles.

Profile Description

Created: by an unknown author Date range: 900-1200.

Use of language

Language: [GA] The text is in Middle Irish.
Language: [DE] Some words and footnotes are in German.

Revision History