Dinnshenchas of Boand (prose)

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Dinnshenchas of Boand (prose)

Dinnshenchas of Boand (prose)

Dinnshenchas of the River Boyne (Boand), offering two different explanations of the name.
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 B    prose   
Dinnshenchas Érenn C    prose   For the poems associated with the prose text in manuscripts of this recension, see entries linked below.

Manuscripts

Dinnshenchas Érenn B
Dinnshenchas Érenn C

Language

Middle Irish

Form

primary form(s) — prose

Form

secondary form(s) — verse

Contains poems

Dia Boann broga Breag’ » Rawlinson B 506.

Dinnshenchas of Boand (prose)

Categories

Dinnshenchas ÉrennMythological Cycle

Classification

 Dinnshenchas

Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen
web page identifiers

page name: Dinnshenchas of Boand (prose)
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Places
  • [Boand]
  • 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 Bodleian dinnshenchas”, Folk-Lore 3 (1892): 467–516.
TLH – edition: <link> TLH – translation: <link> Internet Archive: <link> 500 [id. 36. ‘Boann’] Prose from Rawlinson B 506. Direct link
[ed.] [tr.] Stokes, Whitley, “The prose tales in the Rennes dindshenchas”, Revue Celtique 15 (1894): 272–336, 418–484.
TLH – edition (I, pp. 277-336): <link> TLH – translation (I): <link> TLH – edition (II, pp. 418-484): <link> TLH – translation (II): <link> Celtic Digital Initiative: <link> Internet Archive – 272–336: <link> Internet Archive – 272–336: <link> Internet Archive – 418–484: <link> Internet Archive – 418–484: <link> 315–316 [id. 19. ‘Bóand’] Prose from the Rennes MS. Direct link

Queried results

if available
Stokes, Whitley, “The prose tales in the Rennes dindshenchas”, Revue Celtique 15 (1894): 272–336, 418–484.
TLH – edition (I, pp. 277-336): <link> TLH – translation (I): <link> TLH – edition (II, pp. 418-484): <link> TLH – translation (II): <link> Celtic Digital Initiative: <link> Internet Archive – 272–336: <link> Internet Archive – 272–336: <link> Internet Archive – 418–484: <link> Internet Archive – 418–484: <link>
Stokes, Whitley (ed. and tr.), “The Bodleian dinnshenchas”, Folk-Lore 3 (1892): 467–516.
TLH – edition: <link> TLH – translation: <link> Internet Archive: <link>


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