Corpus of Electronic Texts Edition: G402232

T'aire riomsa a rí ó nUidhir

Author: Eochaidh Ó hEoghusa

Background details and bibliographic information

File Description

Electronic edition compiled and proof-read by Benjamin Hazard

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

2. Second draft.

Extent of text: 970 words


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

(2003) (2008)

Distributed by CELT online at University College, Cork, Ireland.
Text ID Number: G402232

Availability [RESTRICTED]

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


    Manuscript source
  1. Castlerea (Co. Roscommon), Clonalis House, The Book of O'Conor Don, folio 224a.
    Secondary literature
  1. James Carney, The Irish bardic poet: a study in the relationship of poet and patron as exemplified in the persons of the poet, Eochaidh Ó hEoghusa (O'Hussey) and his various patrons, mainly members of the Maguire family of Fermanagh, Dublin, 1985.
    The edition used in the digital edition
  1. Osborn Bergin, T'aire riomsa a rí ó nUidhir in Irish Bardic Poetry, Ed. Osborn Bergin. , Dublin, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies (1970) page 136–138


Project Description

CELT: Corpus of Electronic Texts

Sampling Declaration

All the editorial text with the corrections of the editor has been retained.

Editorial Declaration


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The electronic text represents the edited text.


There are no quotations.


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


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

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Profile Description

Created: By Eochaidh Ó hEoghusa, an Irish bardic poet Date range: c.1585–1620[?].

Use of language

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

Revision History