Corpus of Electronic Texts Edition: G208004

Colum Cille cecinit

Author: Unknown

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File Description

Kuno Meyer

Electronic edition compiled by Benjamin Hazard , Dara Mac Domhnaill

Funded by University College, Cork and
The HEA via the LDT Project.

2. Second draft.

Extent of text: 1455 words


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(2005) (2008)

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Text ID Number: G208004

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    Manuscript source
  1. Oxford, Bodleian Library, Laud Misc. 615, page 7. For full details see Brian Ó Cuív (ed.), Catalogue of Irish Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford and Oxford College Libraries; 2 vols. (Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 2001-2003) 88–100.
    Secondary literature
  1. Anne O'Sullivan and Máire Herbert, The provenance of Laud Misc. 615, Celtica 10 (1973) 174–192.
    The edition used in the digital edition
  1. Kuno Meyer, Colum Cille cecinit (Aus Laud 615, S.7) in Zeitschrift für Celtische Philologie. Volume 9, Halle/Saale, Max Niemeyer (1913) page 173–175


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Sampling Declaration

The present electronic text covers Kuno Meyer's edition on pp. 173–175.

Editorial Declaration


Text has been proof-read twice.


The electronic text represents the edited text. Text supplied by the editor is tagged sup resp="KM".


Direct speech is marked q.


CELT practice.


div0=the poem.


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

Profile Description

Created: By an unknown Irish monastic author. Date range: 900–1200.

Use of language

Language: [GA] The text is in Middle Irish.
Language: [DE] Annotations are in German.

Revision History