Sith co nem. Nem co doman

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Sith co nem. Nem co doman

verse beg. Sith co nem. Nem co doman

A prophecy in rosc found in Cath Maige Tuired, where it is attributed to the Morrígan. It seems to predict a time of great prosperity, while the next roscad prophecy, beginning ‘Ní accus bith na mbéo’, speaks instead of social disaster and the end of the world.

Initial words

Verse: Sith co nem. Nem co doman
» In translation: “Peace up to heaven. Heaven down to earth”.
Context(s)
The (textual) context(s) to which the present text belongs or in which it is cited in part or in whole.
Cath Maige Tuired    § 166   

Ascribed to

The Morrígan attributed to the Morrígan

Manuscripts

Language

Early Irish

Form

primary form(s) — verse, rosc

Form

secondary form(s) — prose » The prose introduces the poem

Speaker

The Morrígan

Sith co nem. Nem co doman

Categories

Early Irish poetryMythological Cycle
Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen
web page identifiers

page name: Sith co nem. Nem co doman
page url: http://vanhamel.nl/codecs/Sith_co_nem._Nem_co_doman
page ID: 12419
page ID tracker: http://vanhamel.nl/codecs/Show:ID?id=12419



  • 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.] Gray, Elizabeth A., Cath Maige Tuired: The second battle of Mag Tuired, Irish Texts Society 52, Kildare: Irish Texts Society, 1982.
CELT – edition: <link> CELT – translation: <link> 70–71 [id. 166.] Text, with only a partial English translation.
[ed.] Thurneysen, Rudolf, “Zu irischen Texten”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 12 (1918): 398–407.
Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link> 406 Text only.

Queried results

if available
Gray, Elizabeth A., Cath Maige Tuired: The second battle of Mag Tuired, Irish Texts Society 52, Kildare: Irish Texts Society, 1982.
CELT – edition: <link> CELT – translation: <link>
Thurneysen, Rudolf, “Zu irischen Texten”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 12 (1918): 398–407.
Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>

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