Dinnshenchas of Ailech (prose)

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Dinnshenchas of Ailech (prose)

Dinnshenchas of Ailech

Prose tract on the dinnshenchas of Ailech

Initial words

Prose: Ailech, canas roainmniged?

Context(s)
The (textual) context(s) to which the present text belongs or in which it is cited in part or in whole.
Dinnshenchas Érenn C   Prose. For the poems associated with the prose text, see Ailech II and Ailech III (linked below).

Manuscripts

Language

Middle Irish

Form

primary form(s) — prose

Dinnshenchas of Ailech (prose)

Categories

Dinnshenchas ÉrennMythological Cycle

Classification

 Dinnshenchas

Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen
web page identifiers

page name: Dinnshenchas of Ailech (prose)
page url: http://vanhamel.nl/codecs/Dinnshenchas_of_Ailech_(prose)
page ID: 13338
page ID tracker: http://vanhamel.nl/codecs/Show:ID?id=13338




  • Sources

Primary sources
Text editions and/or modern translations – in whole or in part – along with publications containing additions and corrections, if known. Diplomatic editions, facsimiles and digital image reproductions of the manuscripts are not always listed here but may be found in the entry for the relevant manuscript.

[ed.] [tr.] Stokes, Whitley (ed. and tr.), “The prose tales in the Rennes dindshenchas”, Revue Celtique 16 (1895): 31–83, 135–167, 269–312, 468.
TLH – edition (III, 31-83): <link> TLH – translation (III): <link> TLH – edition (IV, pp. 135-167): <link> TLH – translation (IV): <link> Celtic Digital Initiative – PDF: <link> Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link> 41–43 [id. 91. ‘Ailech’] Direct link Direct link

Queried results

if available
Thurneysen, Rudolf, Die irische Helden- und Königsage bis zum siebzehnten Jahrhundert, Halle: Niemeyer, 1921.
Internet Archive: <link>
431   [2.38] “Dinnshenchas von Ailech”
Stokes, Whitley (ed. and tr.), “The prose tales in the Rennes dindshenchas”, Revue Celtique 16 (1895): 31–83, 135–167, 269–312, 468.
TLH – edition (III, 31-83): <link> TLH – translation (III): <link> TLH – edition (IV, pp. 135-167): <link> TLH – translation (IV): <link> Celtic Digital Initiative – PDF: <link> Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>


Dinnshenchas Érenn   Recensions [A], [B] and [C]
Related: Ailech I (poem) • Ailech II (poem) • Ailech III (poem) 

Texts

A
B
C
D
D cont.
E
F
G
I
L
M
M cont.
N
O
P
R
S
T
U

Principal manuscripts

A: L = Book of Leinster (TCD MS 1339)
B: L = Book of Leinster (TCD MS 1339) • Bd. = Rawlinson B 506 • Ed. = Edinburgh, NLS, Adv. MS 72.1.16 (Gaelic XVI)
C: B = Book of Ballymote (RIA MS 23 P 12) + copies: B2 = TCD MS 1295 and H2 = TCD MS 1289) • R = Rennes, MS 598 (ff. 90-125) • M = Book of Uí Maine (RIA MS D ii 1) • Le = Book of Lecan (RIA MS 23 P 2) • Y = Yellow Book of Lecan (TCD MS 1318) • S = RIA MS D ii 2 • S2 = RIA MS B ii 2 (fragment) • S3 = RIA MS B iii 1 • H = TCD MS 1322 + copy: H4 = TCD MS 1317 • V = RIA MS 24 P 13

Principal editions

E. J. Gwynn, Metrical dindsenchas (1903—1935): vol. 1, vol. 2, vol. 3, vol. 4, vol. 5 • W. Stokes, Prose tales from the Rennes dindsenchas and supplements (1894—1895): Revue Celtique 15, Revue Celtique 16 • W. Stokes, The Bodleian dinnshenchas (1892) • W. Stokes, The Edinburgh dinnshenchas (1893)

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