Corpus of Electronic Texts Edition: G402127

Mairg chaitheas dlús re dhalta

Author: Maolmhuire Mac Craith

Background details and bibliographic information

File Description

Electronic edition compiled and proof-read by Margaret Lantry

Funded by University College Cork. and
Professor Marianne McDonald via the CURIA Project.

2. Second draft.

Extent of text: 1370 words


CELT: Corpus of Electronic Texts: a project of University College Cork.
College Road, Cork, Ireland—

(1997) (2008)

Distributed by CELT online at University College, Cork, Ireland.
Text ID Number: G402127

Availability [RESTRICTED]

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


    Manuscript source
  1. Dublin, Royal Irish Academy, MS 3, 41 (alias 23 L 17: see Catalogue of Irish Manuscripts in the Royal Irish Academy, fasc. 1)
  2. Dublin, Royal Irish Academy, MS 744, 69 (alias A v 2: see Catalogue of Irish Manuscripts in the Royal Irish Academy, fasc. 18)
  3. Dublin, Royal Irish Academy, MS 703, 48 (alias 23 H 8: see Catalogue of Irish Manuscripts in the Royal Irish Academy, fasc. 17)
    The edition used in the digital edition
  1. Láimhbheartach Mac Cionnaith, Mairg chaitheas dlús re dhalta in Dioghluim Dána, Ed. Láimhbheartach Mac Cionnaith. , Dublin, Oifig an tSoláthair [Government Publication Office] (1938) page 352–355


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CELT: Corpus of Electronic Texts

Sampling Declaration

All the editorial text with the corrections of the editor has been retained. Variant readings and editorial annotations have not been reproduced in this edition. Variants may be entered in a future edition.

Editorial Declaration


Text has been checked, proof-read and parsed using NSGMLS.


The electronic text represents the edited text. Compound words have not been hyphenated after CELT practice.


There are no quotations.


The editorial practice of the hard-copy editor has been retained.


div0=the whole text. Metrical lines and quatrains are marked and numbered.


Names of persons (given names), and places are not tagged. Terms for cultural and social roles are not tagged.

Canonical References

The n attribute of each text in this corpus carries a unique identifying number for the whole text.

The title of the text is held as the first head element within each text.

div0 is reserved for the text (whether in one volume or many).

The numbered quatrains provide a canonical reference.

Profile Description

Created: By Maolmhuire Mac Craith, an Irish bardic poet Date range: c.1200–1600.

Use of language

Language: [GA] The text is in Classical Modern Irish.

Revision History