Corpus of Electronic Texts Edition: G500001

Traigshruth Firchertne

Author: [unknown]

Background details and bibliographic information

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: 1100 words


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Distributed by CELT online at University College, Cork, Ireland.
Text ID Number: G500001


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    Manuscript Source
  1. Dublin, Trinity College, MS. H 3 18, p. 311. For full details see T. K. Abbott and E. J. Gwynn (eds.), Catalogue of the Irish manuscripts in the Library of Trinity College, Dublin (Dublin 1921) MS 1337, pp. 140–58.
    The edition used in the digital edition
  1. Kuno Meyer, Traigshruth Firchertne in Anecdota from Irish Manuscripts. Volume 3, Dublin, Hodges Figgis (1910) page 43–45


Project Description

CELT: Corpus of Electronic Texts

Editorial Declaration


Text has been checked and proof-read three times.


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. Names are capitalized in line with CELT practice. The editor's corrections are marked corr sic resp="KM", with the erroneous form retained in the 'sic' attribute. Editorial notes are tagged note type="auth" n="".


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 text; div1=the section. Page and folio breaks are marked pb n="" and mls unit="MS folio n="" respectively.


Titles are tagged. Names are not tagged, nor are terms for cultural and social roles. Text in Latin/English is indicated.

Profile Description

Created: Date range: 600–1200.

Use of language

Language: [GA] Text is in Old/Middle Irish.
Language: [EN] The footnotes are in English.

Revision History