Corpus of Electronic Texts Edition: G300007

Das Haus des Mac ind Óc

Author: Unknown

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File Description

Kuno Meyer

Electronic edition compiled by Benjamin Hazard

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

2. Second draft.

Extent of text: 672 words


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Text ID Number: G300007

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    Manuscript Sources
  1. London, British Library MS Harley 5280, fo 74a. For details see Robin Flower and S. H. O'Grady (eds.), Catalogue of Irish manuscripts in the British Library [formerly the British Museum] 3 volumes (London 1926) vol. 2, 298–323.
  2. Dublin, Royal Irish Academy MS 1080 (olim B IV 2), fo 136 a. For further details see Kathleen Mulchrone, T. F. O'Rahilly et al. (eds.), Catalogue of Irish manuscripts in the Royal Irish Academy (Dublin 1926-1943) fasc. 24, 3021.
    The edition used in the digital edition
  1. Kuno Meyer, Das Haus des Mac ind Óc in Zeitschrift für Celtische Philologie. Volume 8, Halle/Saale, Max Niemeyer (1912) page 108


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Sampling Declaration

The present text represents page 108 of the printed edition.

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. Expansions are marked ex. The editor's corrections are marked corr sic="" resp="KM", with the erroneous form retained in the 'sic' attribute. Text in German is indicated. Names are capitalized in line with CELT practice.


There are no quotations.


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 saga; page-breaks are marked pb n="". Verse is treated as embedded text. Line-groups are marked lg; and mentrical lines l.


Names are not tagged, nor are terms for cultural and social roles. Such encoding is envisaged in a future edition.

Profile Description

Created: By (an) Irish monastic scribe(s) in the Middle Irish period. Date range: c.900–1200.

Use of language

Language: [GA] The text is in Middle Irish.
Language: [DE] The supplied titile is in German.
Language: [EN] The front matter is in English.

Revision History