Corpus of Electronic Texts Edition: G201032

The adventures of Ricinn, daughter of Crimthann mac Lugdach

Author: Unknown

Background details and bibliographic information

File Description

Kuno Meyer

Electronic edition compiled by Beatrix Färber , Benjamin Hazard

Funded by University College, Cork and
The Higher Education Authority via the LDT Project

2. Second draft.

Extent of text: 1200 words


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(2005) (2008)

Distributed by CELT online at University College, Cork, Ireland.
Text ID Number: G201032


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    Manuscript Source
  1. Dublin, Royal Irish Academy, Stowe B IV 2, fo. 145a (A paper MS. written by Micheál Ó Cléirigh in 1628). For full details see Kathleen Mulchrone, T. F. O'Rahilly et al. (eds.), Catalogue of Irish Manuscripts in the Royal Irish Academy (Dublin 1926-70) MSS. 1080, 3021-3029.
    The edition used in the digital edition
  1. Kuno Meyer, The adventures of Ricinn, daughter of Crimthann mac Lugdach in Archiv für Celtische Lexikographie (A Medley of Irish Texts, 6). Volume 3, part 4, Halle/Saale, Max Niemeyer (1907) page 308–309


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CELT: Corpus of Electronic Texts

Editorial Declaration


Text has been checked and proof-read three times.


The electronic text represents the edited text. Names are capitalized in line with CELT practice. In Meyer's edition, the acute accent and macron are used to mark long vowels. Both are retained. Text supplied by the editor is marked sup resp="KM"; editorial expansions are marked ex.


Quotations are marked q.


Soft hyphens are silently removed. When a hyphenated word (hard or soft) crosses a page-break, this break is marked after completion of the hyphenated word.


div0=the tale; page-breaks are marked pb n="".


Names are tagged.

Profile Description

Created: By an unknown Irish monastic author. Date range: 900–1200.

Use of language

Language: [GA] The text is in Middle Irish.
Language: [EN] The supplied title is in English.
Language: [LA] One word is in Latin.

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