Corpus of Electronic Texts Edition: G100043

Prophezeiung Sétna's

Author: [unknown]

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Kuno Meyer

Electronic edition compiled by Beatrix Färber

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

2. Second draft

Extent of text: 1065 words


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Text ID Number: G100043


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    Manuscript Source
  1. Oxford, Bodleian Library, Rawlinson B 512, fo. 121va 1. For details see Brian Ó Cuív (ed.), Catalogue of Irish Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford and Oxford College Library, (Dublin: DIAS, 2001–2003), vol. 1, 223–54: 249.
  1. Nicholas O'Kearney, The Prophecies of SS. Columbkille, Maeltamlacht, Ultan, Seadhna, etc. Dublin 1856, with literal translation and notes, 110–117.
  2. Kuno Meyer (ed.), Prophezeiung Sétna's, Mitteilungen aus irischen Handschriften, Zeitschrift für Celtische Philologie 3 (1901) 31–32.
    The edition used in the digital edition
  1. Kuno Meyer, Prophezeiung Sétna's in Zeitschrift für Celtische Philologie. Volume 3, Halle/Saale, Max Niemeyer (1901) page 31–32


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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 macron are used to mark long vowels. Both are retained. Text supplied by the editor is tagged sup resp="KM". Expansions are marked ex; corrections from the footnotes are marked corr sic="" resp="KM", and editorial notes are tagged note type="auth" n="". Text other than in Irish is indicated. Names are capitalized in line with CELT practice.


there are no quotations.


Soft hyphens are silently removed.


div0=the dialogue in verse. Page and folio breaks are marked pb n="" and mls unit="MS folio n="" respectively.


Names are not tagged, nor are terms for cultural and social roles.

Profile Description

Created: by an unknown author Date range: 1169–1200.

Use of language

Language: [GA] Text is in Middle Irish.
Language: [DE] An introductory note is in German.

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