Corpus of Electronic Texts Edition: G306001

The colloquy of Colum Cille and the youth at Carn Eolairg

Author: Unknown

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Kuno Meyer

Electronic edition compiled by Ruth Murphy

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

1. First draft, revised and corrected.

Extent of text: 1100 words


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Text ID Number: G306001

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  1. Dublin, Trinity College Library, H. 3.18 part II, pp. 542-564; 16th century.
    The edition used in the digital edition
  1. Kuno Meyer, The colloquy of Colum Cille and the youth at Carn Eolairg in Zeitschrift für Celtische Philologie. volume 2, Halle/Saale, Max Niemeyer (1899) page 314–315


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The present electronic text covers Kuno Meyer's edition on pp. 314–315. His annotations are integrated into the markup.

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Text has been proof-read twice.


The electronic text represents the edited text. Text supplied by the editor is tagged sup resp="KM"; corrections are tagged corr sic=""; expansions are tagged ex.


Direct speech is marked q.


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 whole text. Paragraphs are marked p.


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

Profile Description

Created: By unknown scribes in Irish monasteries. Date range: c.750-900.

Use of language

Language: [GA] The text is in Old Irish.
Language: [LA] Some words are in Latin.
Language: [EN] English occurs in the annotations.

Revision History