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Wie die zwölf Söhne Cennétigs ihren Tod fanden

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

1. First draft, revised and corrected.

Extent of text: 860 words

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CELT: Corpus of Electronic Texts: a project of University College, Cork
College Road, Cork, Ireland—http://www.ucc.ie/celt

(2004)

Distributed by CELT online at University College, Cork, Ireland.
Text ID Number: G100049

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Sources

    Manuscript Sources
  1. Dublin, Royal Irish Academy, 23 P 2, The Book of Lecan, fo. 220 vb. For details, see Kathleen Mulchrone (ed.), The Book of Lecan: Leabhar Mór Mhic Fhir Bhisigh Leacain, a collection of pieces, prose and verse, in the Irish language, published from the original manuscript by the Royal Irish Academy (Dublin 1937). See also Kathleen Mulchrone, T. F. O'Rahilly et al. (eds.), Catalogue of Irish Manuscripts in the Royal Irish Academy (Dublin 1926–43) 1551–1610: 1592.
  2. Dublin, Royal Irish Academy, 23 E 26, 244i (not 23 G 26 S. 244 as stated by Meyer). For details see Kathleen Mulchrone, T. F. O'Rahilly et al. (eds.), Catalogue of Irish Mmanuscripts in the Royal Irish Academy (Dublin 1926-43) 2327–35: 2332.
    Edition
  1. Kuno Meyer (ed.), Wie die zwölf Söhne Cennétigs ihren Tod fanden, Mitteilungen aus irischen Handschriften, Zeitschrift für Celtische Philologie 8 (1912) 119–120.
    The edition used in the digital edition
  1. Kuno Meyer, Wie die zwölf Söhne Cennétigs ihren Tod fanden in Zeitschrift für Celtische Philologie. Volume 8, Halle/Saale, Max Niemeyer (1912) page 119-120

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Text has been checked and proof-read twice.

Normalization

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. Text in German is indicated. Names are capitalized in line with CELT practice.

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Profile Description

Created: by an unknown author Date range: 900-1200.

Use of language

Language: [GA] Text is in Middle Irish.
Language: [EN] Witness list is in English.
Language: [DE] Some words are in German.

Revision History


Corpus of Electronic Texts Edition: G100049

Wie die zwölf Söhne Cennétigs ihren Tod fanden: Author: [unknown]

List of witnesses


p.119

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Wie die zwölf Söhne Cennétigs ihren Tod fanden. (Aus dem Buche von Lecan, fo. 220b und 23 E 26, 244i.)

Mac Líag .cc.

  1. Dá mac déc Cheinnéidig cháid
    meic Lorcáin meic Lachtna láin,
    indésad dáib madh áil libh
    amhail fúaradar oidhidh.
  2. Dubh ocus Fionn, clú cen acht,
    torchradar le h-Eoganacht,
    Echthigern is Donnchúan cain
    torchradar le Goisgenaibh.
  3. Lachtna mac Cennéidigh chain
    ba rí tenn ar Túathmumain,
    ro marbsat h-Úi Floinn i fill
    is h-Úi Chernaig cen choicill.
  4. Mathgamain, cían bus chumain,
    ar n-gabáil gíall for Mumain,
    ní ráinic acht ó Thaidc thair
    ar Úib Echach Chuirc Caisil.

  5. p.120

  6. Brían mac Cennéidig na cned,
    ardrí Gall ocus Gáedel,
    fer sochair soim in cach than,
    adrochair le druing n-Danar.
  7. Aed mac Cennéidig na cned
    slúag Connacht, leó do letrad,
    Domnall, Cléirchén, Anlúan ard
    fa marb do galar glégarg.
  8. Marcán díada, Día ro char,
    fa chend ar cléirchib Muman,
    ar forbad damliac co lí
    ad-bath iar m-búaid n-aithrigi.
  9. Acsin a n-oidid éicin
    chloinde cróda Cennéidig,
    sochaide ro chuir a n-éc,
    robo maith an dá mac déc.