Dumville (David Norman)

3840.
Dumville (David N.): Biblical apocrypha and the Early Irish: a preliminary investigation.
In PRIA-C 73 (1973), pp. 299–338.
1541.
Dumville (David N.): Scéla lái brátha and the collation of Leabhar na hUidhre.
In Éigse 16/1 (Samhradh 1975), pp. 24–28.
On the missing folio y.
1553.
Dumville (David N.): An episode in Edmund Campion’s Historie of Ireland.
In Éigse 16/2 (Geimhreadh 1975), pp. 131–132.
On St. Peter battling for the soul of an Irish galloglass.
681.
Dumville (David N.): Echtrae and immram: some problems of definition.
In Ériu 27 (1976), pp. 73–94.
Relevance of Immram Brain.
1562.
Dumville (David N.): An Irish idiom latinised.
In Éigse 16/3 (Samhradh 1976), pp. 183–186.
In Chartres recension of Historia Brittonum, Lat fregit bellum ante [ …] super [ …], based on Ir. maidid in cath re n- [ …] for [ …], was added by a tenth-century Irish scholar.
1573.
Dumville (David N.): The textual history of Lebor Bretnach: a preliminary study.
In Éigse 16/4 (Geimhreadh 1976), pp. 255–273.
MSS discussed incl. RIA 23 E 25 (LU), 23 P 12 (Book of Ballymote), 23 P 2 (Book of Lecan) (and its nine leaves now contained in TCD MS H 2. 17), D ii 1 (Book of Uí Mhaine) (and its four leaves now contained in Egerton 90); NLI G 1; TCD H 3. 17, E 4.1; Laud Misc. 610; Lost MS E (used by John Lynch).
291.
Dumville (David N.): Celtic-Latin texts in northern England, c. 1150–c. 1250.
In Celtica 12 (1977), pp. 19–49.
Discusses evidence for Latin textual material of Celtic origin from two MSS from the Cistercian abbey of Sawley (founded 1148): the first MS Cambridge, Corpus Christi College 139, the second divided between MS Cambridge, Corpus Christi College 66 and MS Cambridge, University Library Ff.1.27.
1584.
Dumville (David N.): Ulster heroes in the early Irish annals: a caveat.
In Éigse 17/1 (Samhradh 1977), pp. 47–54.
vs. J. V. Kelleher, in Ériu 22 (1971), pp. 107–127.
Kelleher (John V.) (ref.)
3560.
Dumville (David N.): Towards an interpretation of Fís Adamnán.
In StC 12–13 (1977–1978), pp. 62–77.
3723.
Dumville (David): Primarius cohortis in Adomnán’s Life of Columba.
In SGS 13/1 (Autumn 1978), pp. 130–131.
ad Vita Columbae §I.33 (as ed. by A. O. Anderson and M. O. Anderson 1961).
3572.
Dumville (David N.): The conclusion of Fingal Rónáin.
In StC 14–15 (1979–1980), pp. 71–73.
ad ll. 245-251 (as ed. by D. Greene 1955).
3587.
Dumville (David N.): Kathleen Winifred Hughes.
In StC 14–15 (1979–1980), pp. 387–391.
10795.
Dumville (David N.): ‘Beowulf’ and the Celtic world: the uses of evidence.
In Traditio 37 (1981), pp. 109–160.
13269.
Dumville (David): Latin and Irish in the Annals of Ulster, a.d. 431–1050.
In Ireland in early mediaeval Europe [Hughes studies] (1982), pp. 318–341.
Repr. in Histories and pseudo-histories of the Insular middle ages, nº XVII.
13256.
Dumville (David) (ed.), McKitterick (Rosamond) (ed.), Whitelock (Dorothy) (ed.): Ireland in early mediaeval Europe: studies in memory of Kathleen Hughes / edited by Dorothy Whitelock, Rosamond McKitterick, David Dumville.
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1982. x + 406 pp.
pp. 13-18: Bibliography of the publications of K. H.

Rev. by
Gearóid Mac Niocaill, in Peritia 3 (1984), pp. 593-594.
Lawrence Nees, in Speculum 58/4 (Oct., 1983), pp. 1102-1103.
Morfydd E. Owen, in StC 18-19 (1983-1984), pp. 396-399.
Karl Horst Schmidt, in ZCP 41 (1986), pp. 292-294.
Richard Sharpe, in CMCS 6 (Winter, 1983), pp. 102-106.
Hughes (Kathleen) (hon.)
3482.
Dumville (David N.): Nodiadau amrywiol: [5.] Notes on Celtic Latin: 4. frangere bellum and equivalent Celtic vernacular idioms.
In BBCS 30/3-4 (Nov. 1983), pp. 286–288.
6145.
Dumville (David N.): Some British aspects of the earliest Irish Christianity.
In Die Kirche im Frühmittelalter (1984), pp. 16–24.
7296.
Dumville (David), Grabowski (Kathryn): Chronicles and annals of mediaeval Ireland and Wales: the Clonmacnoise-group texts.
SCH, 4. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1984. x + 242 pp.
1. The Annals of Inisfallen, A.D. 431-1092: sources, structure and history; 2. The peculiarity of the Annals of Tigernach, A.D. 489-766: the Clonmacnoise redaction of the ‘Chronicle of Ireland’; 3. Where did the ‘Clonmacnoise chronicle’ originate? The evidence of the Annals of Tigernach and the Chronicum Scotorum, A.D. 974-1150; 4. When was the ‘Clonmacnoise chronicle’ created? The evidence of the Welsh annals.

Rev. by
Pierre-Yves Lambert, in ÉtC 24 (1987), pp. 357-358.
Morag Redford, in The Scottish historical review 66/1 (Apr., 1987), pp. 68-69.
1642.
Dumville (David): Late-seventh or eighth-century evidence for the British transmission of Pelagius.
In CMCS 10 (Winter 1985), pp. 39–52.
Ed. of scribal colophon on Pelagius’s Commentary on the Pauline Epistles from MSS Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France, lat. 9530 and Salisbury, Cathedral Library, 5; with Engl transl. Suggests that the text was copied in Wales. Discusses the names Helisęus, Merianus and Salamonis.
1645.
Dumville (David) (revr.): On editing and translating medieval Irish chronicles: the Annals of Ulster.
In CMCS 10 (Winter 1985), pp. 67–86.
Review article of: The Annals of Ulster (to a.d. 1131). Part I: Text and translation, ed. and transl. by S. Mac Airt and G. Mac Niocaill (Dublin: DIAS, 1983).

Repr. in Histories and pseudo-histories of the Insular middle ages, nº XVI.
1639.
Dumville (David): Language, literature and law in medieval Ireland: some questions of transmission.
In CMCS 9 (Summer 1985), pp. 91–98.
Review article of: Proceedings of the Sixth International Congress of Celtic Studies, held in University College Galway, 6-13 July 1979, ed. by G. Mac Eoin with the collaboration of A. Ahlqvist and D. Ó hAodha (Dublin: DIAS, 1983).
9832.
Dumville (David N.): Two approaches to the dating of Nauigatio Sancti Brendani.
In StuMed 29/1 (1988), pp. 87–102.
Republ. in The Otherworld voyage in early Irish literature, pp. 120-132.
479.
Dumville (David N.): Two troublesome abbots.
In Celtica 21 (1990), pp. 146–152.
1. Cumméne, Abbot of Iona (657-69) [Epithet `Ailbe' reflects Lat. albus, Ir fionn]; 2. Flann, Abbot of Clonmacnoise (?724-732/3) [on the epithets Sinna(e) and Fíne / Fína].
16600.
Dumville (David N.): Histories and pseudo-histories of the Insular middle ages.
CS, 316. Aldershot: Variorum, 1990. x + 342 pp. portr. (Collected studies, 316).
11526.
Dumville (David N.): The floruit of St. Patrick: common and less common ground.
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 13–18.
11528.
Dumville (David N.): St. Patrick’s missing years.
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 25–28.
11529.
Dumville (David N.): The death-date of St. Patrick.
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 29–33.
11531.
Dumville (David N.): The date 432.
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 39–43.
11532.
Dumville (David N.): St. Patrick and fifth-century Irish chronology: the kings.
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 45–50.
11927.
Dumville (David N.): St. Patrick and fifth-century Irish chronology: the saints.
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 51–57.
11533.
Dumville (David N.): Patrick Senior and Junior.
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 59–64.
11534.
Dumville (David N.): Acta Palladii preserved in Patrician hagiography?
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 65–84.
11535.
Dumville (David N.): Bishop Palladius’s computus?
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 85–88.
11536.
Dumville (David N.): Auxilius, Iserninus, Secundinus, and Benignus.
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 89–105.
11537.
Dumville (David N.): Coroticus.
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 107–115.
Discusses the identity of the subject of Patrick’s letter.
11538.
Dumville (David N.): Verba militibus mittenda Corotici: an analysis of St. Patrick’s tract on the crimes of Coroticus.
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 117–127.
11539.
Dumville (David N.): Picti apostatae(que).
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 129–131.
11540.
Dumville (David N.): British missionary activity in Ireland.
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 133–145.
11541.
Dumville (David N.): Emain Macha, Ard Macha.
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 147–152.
11543.
Dumville (David N.): St. Patrick at his ‘first synod’?
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 175–178.
11544.
Dumville (David N.): Church-government and the spread of Christianity in Ireland.
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 179–181.
11545.
Dumville (David N.): St. Patrick and the christianisation of Dál Riata.
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 183–189.
11546.
Dumville (David N.): The form of St. Patrick’s Confessio in the Book of Armagh.
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 191–202.
Includes reconstructed Latin text.
11547.
Dumville (David N.): Muirchú's life of St. Patrick from the Book of Armagh.
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 203–219.
Includes reconstructed Latin text.
11548.
Dumville (David N.): St. Patrick in the Historia Brittonum: three texts.
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 221–232.
11550.
Dumville (David N.): St. Patrick in an Anglo-Saxon martyrology.
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 243–244.
11552.
Dumville (David N.): The afterlife of Liber angeli.
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 253–254.
11553.
Dumville (David N.): The dating of the Tripartite Life of St. Patrick.
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 255–258.
11554.
Dumville (David N.): St. Patrick and the Scandinavians of Dublin.
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 259–264.
ad Lebor na cert 1696-1768 (ed. M. Dillon, 1962).
11555.
Dumville (David N.): William of Malmesbury’s Vita s. Patricii and his source: two lost lives of St. Patrick?
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 265–271.
11556.
Dumville (David N.): The Armagh list of `coarbs of St. Patrick’.
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 273–278.
11557.
Dumville (David N.): St. Patrick, the Annales Cambriae, and St. David.
In Saint Patrick 493-1993 (1993), pp. 279–288.
11524.
Dumville (David N.) (gen. ed.): Saint Patrick A.D. 493-1993 / David N. Dumville with Lesley Abrams, T. M. Charles-Edwards, Alicia Corrêa, K. R. Dark, K. L. Maund and A. P. McD. Orchard.
Woodbridge: Boydell, 1993. ix + 334 pp.
Rev. by
Patrick J. Campbell, in SAM 15/2 (1993), p. 261.
Ann Hamlin, in Medieval archaeology 39 (1995), pp. 296-297.
N. J. Higham, in Britannia 26 (1995), pp. 399-400.
A. S. Mac Shamhráin, in StH 28 (1994), pp. 182-186.
Dáibhí Ó Cróinín, in CMCS 29 (Summer, 1995), p. 72.
Alfred P. Smyth, in Journal of ecclesiastical history 46/3 (Jul., 1995), p. 498-499.
Nathalie Stalmans, in Analecta Bollandiana 113 (1995), pp. 426-427.
Jane Stevenson, EME 4/1 (1995), 114-115.
Charles Thomas, in EHR 111, no. 441 (Apr., 1996), pp. 402-403.
7606.
Dumville (David N.): Ireland, Brittany, and England: transmission and use of Collectio canonum hibernensis.
In Irlande et Bretagne (1994), pp. 85–95.
7557.
Dumville (David): The eastern terminus of the Antonine Wall: 12th- or 13th-century evidence.
In PSAS 124 (1994), pp. 293–298.
On the place name Carriden (West Lothian).
8169.
Carey (John): The Irish national origin legend: synthetic pseudohistory.
Quiggin memorial lectures, 1. Cambridge: Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse, and Celtic, University of Cambridge, 1994. xvi + 27 pp.
pp. iii-xvi: memoir of E. C. Quiggin by David N. Dumville.

Rev. by
T. M. Charles Edwards, in CMCS 31 (Summer, 1996), pp. 89-90.
Dumville (David N.)
18490.
Dumville (David N.): The world of the síd and the attitude of the narrator in Táin bó Fraích.
In SCJ-NS 7 (1995), pp. 21–25.
11279.
Dumville (David N.): St. Patrick in Cornwall? The origin and transmission of Vita tertia S. Patricii.
In Celtic florilegium [O Hehir studies] (1996), pp. 1–7.
4312.
Dumville (David N.): Cath Fedo Euin.
In SGS 17 (1996), pp. 114–127.
ad AU 629.1, etc.
3158.
Dumville (David N.): Ireland and Britain in Táin bó Fraích.
In ÉtC 32 (1996), pp. 175–187.
Argues that Albu in this text is means ‘Britain’, not ‘Scotland’.
14088.
Dumville (David N.): St. Finnian of Movilla: two studies. 1. St. Finnian of Movilla: Briton, Gael, ghost?
In Down history and society (1997), pp. 71–84.
8171.
Dumville (David N.): Councils and synods of the Gaelic early and central Middle Ages.
Quiggin memorial lectures, 3. Cambridge: Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse, and Celtic, University of Cambridge, 1997. ii + 62 pp.
14096.
Dumville (David N.): Derry, Iona, England, and the governance of the Columban church.
In Derry and Londonderry history and society (1999), pp. 91–114.
10015.
Dumville (David N.): A millennium of Gaelic chronicling.
In The medieval chronicle 1 (1999), pp. 103–115.
4343.
Dumville (David N.): Cusantín mac Ferccusa, rí Alban: a misidentified monastic ditch-digger.
In SGS 19 (1999), pp. 234–240.
Concerns the hagiographical tale Indarba Mochuda a rRaithin.
13228.
Dumville (David N.): The chronicle of the kings of Alba.
In Kings, clerics and chronicles in Scotland [M. O. Anderson essays] (2000), pp. 73–86.
Discusses the Scottish chronicle in MS Paris, BNF, Latin 4126.
4353.
Dumville (David N.): Cethri prímchenéla Dáil Riata.
In SGS 20 (2000), pp. 170–191.
A discussion of this genealogical treatise; includes transcripts from the six extant manuscript witnesses.
13149.
Dumville (David N.): St. Cathróe of Metz and the hagiography of exoticism.
In Studies in Irish hagiography (2001), pp. 172–188.
1244.
Dumville (David N.): Félire Óengusso: problems of dating a monument of Old Irish.
In Éigse 33 (2002), pp. 19–48.
Revises the methodology used to establish the date of composition of and the Martyrology of Tallaght. Suggests terminus ante quem non of 797 for . Cf. P. Ó Riain, in CMCS 20 (Winter, 1990), pp. 21-38.
2063.
Dumville (David N.): Ireland and North Britain in the earlier Middle Ages: contexts for Míniugud senchusa fher nAlban.
In Rannsachadh na Gàidhlig 1 (2002), pp. 185–212.
With a genealogical chart. Incl. ed. based on Bannerman’s own from MS TCD 1298 and commentary.
1345.
Dumville (David N.): A Pictish or Gaelic ecclesiastic in Mercia?
In SGS 21 (2003), pp. 1–8.
Suggests the Abbot Cynað (or Cynath) mentioned in Anglo-Saxon sources may have originally been either a Gael (cf. OIr. Cinaed) or a Pict (cf. Pictish Ciniod, Cinioth).
14541.
Dumville (David N.) (ed.), Ó Néill (Pádraig P.) (ed.): Cáin Adomnáin and Canones Adomnani / edited and translated by Pádraig P. Ó Néill and David N. Dumville.
Cambridge: Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse, and Celtic, University of Cambridge, 2003. xl + 62 pp. 2 vols. (Basic texts for Gaelic history, 2).
Text and translation of Cáin Adomnáin based on K. Meyer 1905 (Best1, p. 228) with the omission of §§1-27.
4125.
Dumville (David N.): Howard Maxwell Meroney, 1906–1991, founder of The Journal of Celtic Studies.
In JCS 4 (2004), pp. ix–xi.
4134.
Dumville (David N.): Mael Brigte mac Tornáin, pluralist coarb (†927).
In JCS 4 (2004), pp. 97–116.
8944.
Dumville (David N.): Annála ríoghachta Éireann: Annales regni Hiberniae—publication and reception.
In JCS 5 (2005), pp. 145–156.
4361.
Dumville (David N.): Gaelic and other Celtic names in the ninth-century ‘Northumbrian Liber Vitae': some issues and implications.
In SGS 22 (2006), pp. 1–25.
Identifies and discusses personal names of certain or arguable Irish origin (Abniar, Adamnan, Bressal, Brón, Denma, Dengus, Faelfi, Fergus, Finan, Fladgus, Reachtchriðe, Salfach, Ultan; Cuna, Cunen, Honoc, Maethcor, Mucca, Ona, Onboth).
11964.
Dumville (David N.): What is mediaeval Gaelic poetry?
In Explorations in cultural history (2010), pp. 81–153.
Includes two case-studies: 1. Verse in chronicles; 2. Ninth-century Gaelic manuscripts on the European continent and the implications of their vernacular poetic content.
10307.
Dumville (David N.): Political organisation in Dál Riata.
In Tome [Charles-Edwards studies] (2011), pp. 41–52.
12635.
Dumville (David N.): Frivolity and reform in the church: the Irish experience, 1066-1166.
In Church and literature (2012), pp. 47–64.
15800.
Dumville (David N.): Did Ireland exist in the twelfth century?
18002.
Dumville (David N.): Gaelic macro-genealogy and the development of an origin-legend for the kingdom of Alba.
In IR 69/2 (Nov. 2018), pp. 165–170.