Mac Eoin (Gearóid S.)

Mac Eoin (Gearóid S.): A life of Cumaine Fota.
In Béaloideas 39–41 (1971–1973), pp. 192–205.
Text from RIA C i 2.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid S.): Genitive forms as nominatives in Irish.
In ZCP 33 (1974), pp. 58–65.
Final -a in borrowed words. Some discussion of old nominative as new genitive.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid S.): The etymology of Ir. coí ‘cuckoo’.
In ZCP 33 (1974), p. 66.
Suggests word originally meant ‘the calling bird’; not based on reduplicated onomatopoeia as in Engl. cuckoo.
Almqvist (Bo) (ed.), Mac Aodha (Breandán) (ed.), Mac Eoin (Gearóid) (ed.): Hereditas: tráchtais agus aistí in adhnó don Ollamh Seámus Ó Duilearga, iar-stiúrthóir oinigh Choimisiún Béaloideas Éireann, eagarthóir Béaloideas 1927-1973, éarlamh ar an gCumann le Béaloideas Éireann / Bo Almqvist, Breandán Mac Aodha, Gearóid Mac Eoin a chuir in eagar.
Baile Átha Cliath: An Cumann le Béaloideas Éireann, 1975. xv + 431 pp.
[pp. 1-424 = Béaloideas 39-41 (1971-1973).]

pp. 425-431: Publications of Professor Séamus Ó Duilearga.

Rev. by
Patricia Lysaght, in Éigse 16/2 (1975), pp. 168-169.
Seán Ó Coileáin, in StH 15 (1975), pp. 185-189.
J. E. Caerwyn Williams, in StC 12-13 (1977-1978), p. 503.
Ó Duilearga (Séamus) (hon.)
Mac Eoin (Gearóid S.): The lament for Cuimine Fota.
In Ériu 28 (1977), pp. 17–31.
Eight stanzas assembled from quotations in various texts. Authorship of Colmán ua Cluasaig (7th cent.) rejected. Three separate parts distinguished; linguistically dated to 10th/11th centuries. First line Marbh friom andes marbh antuaidh. Variorum edition, with Engl. transl. and notes. Based on MSS Brussels 5301-20; Rawlinson B 503, RIA C iii 3; Harley 5280; TCD H 2. 16 (YBL); RIA D ii 1 (Book of Uí Maine); RIA 23 P 16 (Leabhar Breac), TCD H 3. 18.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): Suithchern and Rónán Dícolla.
In ZCP 36 (1978), pp. 63–82.
Provides transcripts of two fragmentary texts from MS RIA D. iv. 1 (b), namely (A) a story concerning Suithchern, daughter of Áed Bennáin, and (B) the two last episodes of the Munster version of Imtheachta na nÓinmhideadh. With English translation.
Byrne (Francis John): The lament for Cummíne Foto.
In Ériu 31 (1980), pp. 111–122.
Edition, normalised to early Old Irish standard, of a poem beg. Marb friumm andess, marb atúaid (8 qq.) with translation and commentary. Based on MSS Brussels 5301–20; Rawlinson B 503; RIA C iii 3; Harley 5280; Yellow Book of Lecan; Book of Uí Mhaine; Leabhar Breac; TCD H 3. 18: for apparatus criticus, see G. S. Mac Eoin, The Lament for Cuimine Fota, in Ériu 28 (1977), pp. 17-31. Disagrees with some of the conclusions reached by G. Mac Eoin. Poem composed not later than c. ad 700.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid S.) (ref.)
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): Observations on Saltair na Rann.
In ZCP 39 (1982), pp. 1–28.
Argues that it was composed by Airbertach mac Cosse who ceased work on the poem not earlier than 990. Appendix includes translation of Canto 152, with notes.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): The early Irish vocabulary of mills and milling.
In Studies on early Ireland [Duignan essays] (1982), pp. 13–19.
Edits a passage on the eight parts of a mill from the tract De ceithri slichtaib athgabála, beg. Im ocht mbullu ara-fognat muilenn (CIH ii 374.19-20, etc.); with English translation, textual notes and a vocabulary list.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): The dating of middle Irish texts.
In PBA 68 (1982), pp. 109–137 (= Rhŷs lecture, 1981).
Sep. issued London: O.U.P., 1983. [same pagin.]
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): The death of the boys in the mill.
In Celtica 15 (1983), pp. 60–64.
Interprets a passage from Orgguin trí mac Diarmata mic Cerbaill and argues that the boys could not be killed by the mill-wheel but the mill-shaft. Includes a critical edition from MSS Rawlinson B 502 and Rawlinson B 512, and RIA D ii 1 (Book of Uí Maine), with translation; cf. K. Meyer, Hibernica minora (Best1, p. 77), pp. 70-75; and D. Greene, Fingal Rónáin (BILL 5065), p. 48.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid) (ed.), Ahlqvist (Anders) (assist. ed.), Ó hAodha (Donncha) (assist. ed.): Proceedings of the Sixth International congress of Celtic studies: held in University College, Galway, 6–13 July 1979 / edited by Gearóid Mac Eoin, with the collaboration of Anders Ahlqvist and Donncha Ó hAodha.
Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1983. xlv + 164 pp.
Rev. by
David Dumville, in CMCS 9 (Summer, 1985), pp. 91-98.
Karl Horst SChmidt, in ZCP 41 (1986), pp. 291-292.
Lucas (A. T.), Mac Eoin (Gearóid) (app. auth.): Flax cloves.
In UF 32 (1986), pp. 16–36.
In appendix B ‘Notes on the Irish terms tlú and tlú garmaint' discusses the Irish words for cloving tongs: tlú garman, etc.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): Treise sa Ghaeilge agus sa Bhéarla.
In Fs. de Bhaldraithe (1986), pp. 27–35.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): The celticity of Celtic Ireland.
In Geschichte und Kultur der Kelten (1986), pp. 161–174.
Ó hAodha (Donncha), Ahlqvist (Anders) (ed.), Mac Eoin (Gearóid) (ed.): Third International Conference on Minority Languages: Celtic papers / edited by Gearóid Mac Eoin, Anders Ahlqvist and Donncha Ó hAodha.
Multilingual matters, 32. Clevedon: Multilingual Matters, 1987.
Rev. by
Nancy C. Dorian, in Journal of language and social psychology 10/1 (Mar., 1991), pp. 75-80.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): The decline of the Celtic languages.
In NACCS 1 (1988), pp. 589–602.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): Orality and literacy in some Middle-Irish king-tales.
Lucas (A. T.): Cattle in ancient Ireland. Originally delivered as the Rhind Lectures in Edinburgh / seen through the press by Etienne Rynne, Gearóid Mac Eoin.
Kilkenny: Boethius, 1989. 315 pp. (Irish studies: 1. Studies in Irish archaeology and history).
1. Introductory; 2. Care of cattle; 3. Milking; 4. The creaght (caoraigheacht); 5. Cattle raiding; 6. Blood as food; 7. Miscellaneous. With Indexes and a Glossary of terms used.

Rev. by
Fergus Kelly, in Peritia 8 (1994), pp. 242-243.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid), Rynne (Etienne)
Tristram (Hildegard L. C.) (ed.): Deutsche, Kelten und Iren: 150 Jahre deutsche Keltologie; Gearóid Mac Eoin zum 60. Geburtstag gewidmet / herausgegeben von Hildegard L.C. Tristram.
Hamburg: Buske, 1990. 324 pp.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid) (hon.)
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): Migratory legends in medieval Irish literature: first response to Dáithí Ó hÓgáin’s paper.
In Béaloideas 60–61 (1992–1993), pp. 75–80.
Response to D. Ó hÓgáin, in Béaloideas 60-61 (1992-1993), pp. 57-74.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): Irish.
In The Celtic languages1 (1993), pp. 101–144.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): The interpolator H in Lebor na hUidre.
In Ulidia 1 (1994), pp. 39–46.
The Interpolator H, fl. mid- to late 12th century, had connections with the Uí Maol Chonaire territory.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): The Irish metrical term laíd.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): Observations on some Middle-Irish homilies.
In Bildung und Literatur (1996), pp. 195–211.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid) (revr.): Proceedings of the third symposium of Societas Celtologica Nordica : held in Oslo 1-2 November 1991. Ed. by Ailbhe Ó Corráin; assisted by Jan Erik Rekdal. Uppsala: Almqvist and Wiksell 1994.
In StC 30 (1996), pp. 315–316.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): Satire in medieval Irish literature.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): The briugu in early Irish society.
In ZCP 49–50 (1997), pp. 482–493.
Discusses the term briugu and the process of promotion from the freemen grades to the noble grades according to early Irish law, and also argues, based on an analysis of their property qualifications and their moral character, that the briugu of Uraicecht becc and the mruigḟer of Críth gablach (complemented by the fer fothlai) are variant designations of the same rank.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): Old Irish briugu ‘hospitaller’ and connected words.
In Celtica 23 (1999), pp. 169–173.
Derives Old Irish briugu from *bhr̥gh- ‘high, etc.' + perfect active suffix *-u̯ō̆t-, meaning ‘having surpassed’, ‘one who has surpassed’.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): The original name of the Viking settlement at Limerick.
In Northern lights [Almqvist essays] (2001), pp. 165–177.
Argues that the name Inis Ibdon was used for the island at Limerick prior to the arrival of the Scandinavians.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): Crosántacht íorónta, a cúlra agus a húdar.
In Téada dúchais (2002), pp. 111–120.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid S.): The four names of St. Patrick.
In Ogma [Fs. Ní Chatháin] (2002), pp. 300–311.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): Cár scríobhadh Leabhar na Nuachongbhála?
In Aistí ag iompar scéil (2004), pp. 285–299.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): Kathleen Mulchrone: ‘Cáit’.
In LCC 35 (2005), pp. 104–121.
In appendix: Foilseacháin Ch. Ní M.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): The suffix -aire in Irish personal names.
In A companion in linguistics [Fs. Ahlqvist] (2005), pp. 152–156.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): The Greek background to Stair Ercuil ocus a bás.
In Translations from classical literature (2006), pp. 20–36.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): Carney’s Studies in Irish literature and history revisited.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): What language was spoken in Ireland before Irish?
In The Celtic languages in contact (2007), pp. 113–125.
Paper read to the 13th ICCS, Bonn 2007.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): Irish súgán, English suggan.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): The provenance of the Book of Leinster.
In ZCP 57 (2009–2010), pp. 79–96.
Investigates the compilation of LL, focusing on the identity of bishop Find of Kildare and on the claim by Aed mac Crimthainn to the title of comarba Coluim, and argues in favour of Kildare as the place where it was produced.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): What language was spoken in Ireland before Irish?
In 13th ICCS, Bonn 2007 (2009), pp. 159–166.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): Mar a bunaíodh Studia Hibernica, 1959-1961.
In StH 37 (2011), pp. 211–214.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): Early Irish narrative verse.
In Atlantic currents [Ó Catháin essays] (2012), pp. 303–321.
Examines evidence for narrative verse in early Irish, particularly from the Middle Irish period (c. 950-1200).
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): Karl Horst Schmidt.
In ZCP 60 (2013), pp. 1–3.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): St. Patrick and the Franks.
In Lochlann [Fs. Rekdal] (2013), pp. 1–11.
de Bernardo Stempel (Patrizia), Mac Eoin (Gearóid), Zimmer (Stefan): Publikationsverzeichnis Karl Horst Schmidt, 1994–2012.
In ZCP 60 (2013), p. 5.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): Rudolf Herz agus a bhean chéile, Caitríona.
In LCC 43 (2013), pp. 7–20.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): St. Patrick’s birthplace.
Ó Baoill (Dónall) (ed.), Ó hAodha (Donncha) (ed.), Ó Muraíle (Nollaig) (ed.): Saltair saíochta, sanasaíochta agus seanchais: a festschrift for Gearóid Mac Eoin / Dónall Ó Baoill, Donncha Ó hAodha and Nollaig Ó Muraíle, editors.
Dublin: Four Courts, 2013. xxv + 516 pp.
pp. xvi-xix: Liosta tofa d’fhoilseacháin Ghearóid Mhic Eoin [1960-2011].

Rev. by
Maxim Fomin, in Éigse 39 (2016), pp. 360-371.
Barry J. Lewis, in StC 48 (2014), pp. 219-223.
Uáitéar Mac Gearailt, in StH 41 (2015), pp. 226-230.
Peadar Ó Muircheartaigh, in IR 66/2 (Nov., 2015), pp. 223-225.
Simon Rodway, in CMCS 71 (Summer, 2016), pp. 79-83.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid) (hon.)
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): The creation of the world in Saltair na rann.
In Celtic cosmology (2014), pp. 144–164.
Mac Eoin (Gearóid): Maol Mhuire agus a shinsear.
In Sacred histories [Fs. Herbert] (2015), pp. 225–229.
Discusses the genealogy of M, the main scribe of LU.