Dinnshenchas of Brug na Bóinne I

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Dinnshenchas of Brug na Bóinne I

Dinnshenchas of Brug na Bóinne I
verse beg. Án sin, a maig Meic ind Óc

Poem on the dinnshenchas of Brug na Bóinne.

Initial words

Verse: Án sin, a maig Meic ind Óc
» In translation: “Bright it is here, o plain of Mac ind Óc”.

Ascribed to

Cináed ua hArtacáin

Manuscripts

Dinnshenchas Érenn C

Date

10th century (Meyer)

Form

primary form(s) — verse

Textual relationships

Dinnshenchas of Brug na Bóinne I

Categories

Early Irish poetryDinnshenchas ÉrennMythological Cycle

Classification

 Dinnshenchas

Subject tags

 Brug na Bóinne  Mac ind Óc  Finn mac Cumaill  Death of Finn mac Cumaill

Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen
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Places
  • [Brug na Bóinne]
  • 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.] Gwynn, E. J. (ed. and tr.), The metrical dindsenchas, 5 vols, vol. 2, Todd Lecture Series 9, Dublin: Hodges, Figgis, 1906.
CELT – edition: <link> CELT – translation: <link> Internet Archive – vol. 2: <link> Internet Archive – vols. 1-3: <link> 10–17 [id. 2. ‘Brug Na Bóinde I’] Direct link Direct link Direct link

Secondary sources

Gwynn, E. J. (ed. and tr.), The metrical dindsenchas, 5 vols, vol. 2, Todd Lecture Series 9, Dublin: Hodges, Figgis, 1906.
CELT – edition: <link> CELT – translation: <link> Internet Archive – vol. 2: <link> Internet Archive – vols. 1-3: <link> 92–94 [id. 2. ‘Brug Na Bóinde I’] Direct link
Meyer, Kuno, “Introduction”, in: Meyer, Kuno, Fianaigecht: being a collection of hitherto inedited Irish poems and tales relating to Finn and his Fiana, Todd Lecture Series 16, London: Hodges, Figgis, 1910. v–xxxi.
xxii

Queried results

if available
Meyer, Kuno, “Introduction”, in: Meyer, Kuno, Fianaigecht: being a collection of hitherto inedited Irish poems and tales relating to Finn and his Fiana, Todd Lecture Series 16, London: Hodges, Figgis, 1910. v–xxxi.
“Tenth century (xii-xxvii)”
xii. Triad § 236 of Trecheng Breth Féne; xiii. (a) Poem by Cináed ua hArtacáin, beginning ‘Án sin, a maig Meic ind Óc’ (dinnshenchas of Brug na Bóinne I); xiii.(b) Poem by Cináed ua hArtacáin, beginning ‘Fianna bátar i nEmain’; xiv. (a) Poem beg. ‘Almu Lagen, les na Fían’ (dinnshenchas of Almu I); xiv. (b) Poem beg. ‘Almu robo cháem dia cois’ (dinnshenchas of Almu II); xv. Poem beg. ‘Fornocht do dún, a Druim nDen’ (dinnshenchas of Fornocht), attributed to Finn; xvi. Poem beg. ‘Sund dessid domunemar’ (dinnshenchas of Ráith Ésa); xvii. Poem beg. ‘Tipra Sen-Garmna fo a snas’ (dinnshenchas of Tipra Sengarmna); xviii. Finn and Gráinne; xix. Echtra Finn, containing a prose version of Finn and the phantoms; xx. Poem beg. ‘Echta Lagen for Leth Cuind’ (LL); xxi. (a) Poem beg. ‘Scél lem dúib’, found in the commentary to Amra Choluim Chille; xxi. (b) Poem beg. ‘Cétamon’, embedded within the Macgnímartha Find; xxii. Poem ascribed to Urard mac Coise, beginning ‘A Mór Maigne Moigi Siúil’; xxiii. Tochmarc Ailbe; xxiv. ‘Aithed Gráinne’, title in medieval Irish tale lists; xxv. Úath Beinne Étair; xxvi. ‘Uath Dercce Ferna’, known from the tale lists, but presumed lost; xxvii. (a) Aided Find (Egerton 92 fragment); xxvii. (b) a single quatrain preserved in LL, beg. ‘Rodíchned Find, ba fer tend’.
Gwynn, E. J. (ed. and tr.), The metrical dindsenchas, 5 vols, vol. 2, Todd Lecture Series 9, Dublin: Hodges, Figgis, 1906.
CELT – edition: <link> CELT – translation: <link> Internet Archive – vol. 2: <link> Internet Archive – vols. 1-3: <link>


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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