Corpus of Electronic Texts Edition: G103002

Irish Quatrains [Cid glic fri h-ailchi uara; Cros Dé ocus Colmain Ela; Macán Maire ingeine; Corp slemain; Boimm is boim; Marotfia]

Author: [unknown]

Background details and bibliographic information

File Description

ed. by 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: 789 words


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Text ID Number: G103002

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    Manuscript Source
  1. Bibliothèque Royale, Brussels, MS 5057-59, p.50.
    The edition used in the digital edition
  1. Kuno Meyer, Irish Quatrains (Mitteilungen aus irischen Handschriften) in Zeitschrift für Celtische Philologie. Volume 1, Halle/Saale, Max Niemeyer (1897) page 455-457


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CELT: Corpus of Electronic Texts

Editorial Declaration


Text has been proof-read twice.


The electronic text represents the edited text. Expansions are marked ex. The editor's corrections are marked corr sic resp="KM", with the erroneous form retained in the 'sic' attribute. Footnotes are marked note type="auth" and numbered. The English translation is included.


There is no direct speech.


Hyphenation was introduced.


div0=the textgroup; div1=the individual Irish text/English translation. Page-breaks are marked pb n="".


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

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Use of language

Language: GA

Text is in Middle Irish.

Language: EN

The translation is in English.

Revision History