Corpus of Electronic Texts Edition: G402092

Ar iasacht fhuaras Aonghus

Author: Donnchadh Mór Ó Dálaigh

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Electronic edition compiled and proof-read by Margaret Lantry

Funded by University College Cork and
Professor Marianne McDonald via the CURIA Project.

3. Third draft.

Extent of text: 1616 words


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Text ID Number: G402092

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    Manuscript sources
  1. Dublin, Royal Irish Academy, MS 6, 144 (alias 23 I 40: see Catalogue of Irish Manuscripts in the Royal Irish Academy, fasc. 1).
  2. Castlerea (Co. Roscommon), Clonalis House, Book of the O'Conor Don (1631), 370.
    Literature etc.
  1. Pádraig Ó Macháin (ed), The Book of the O'Conor Don (Dublin: DIAS 2010).
  2. An English translation is available in the Irish Monthly 48, no. 565 (July 1920) 371–374.
  3. This poem is listed in the Irish Bardic Poetry Database (see and dated to the early 13th century.
    The edition used in the digital edition
  1. Láimhbheartach Mac Cionnaith, Ar iasacht fhuaras Aonghus in Dioghluim Dána, Ed. Láimhbheartach Mac Cionnaith. , Dublin, Oifig an tSoláthair [Government Publication Office] (1938) page 211–214


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Profile Description

Created: By Donnchadh Mór Ó Dálaigh, an Irish bardic poet Date range: c.1200–1225.

Use of language

Language: [GA] The text is in Classical Modern Irish.

Revision History