Ó Riain (Pádraig)

Ó Riain (Pádraig): Boundary association in early Irish society.
In StC 7 (1972), pp. 12–29.
Discusses the importance of peripheral territories as the location of settlements, dwellings and assemblies.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): A study of the Irish legend of the wild man.
In Éigse 14/3 (Samhradh 1972), pp. 179–206.
1. Introduction; 2. The characteristics of madness; 3. A tale of the novice; 4. The curse of a sacerdos; 5. A battlefield experience; 6. The consumption of contaminated food or drink; 7. The loss of a lover; 8. The madman takes to the wilderness; 9. The madman perches on trees; 10. The madman levitates or performs great leaps; 11. The madman is very swift; 12. The madman is restless and travels great distances; 13. The madman experiences hallucinations; 14. The madman collects firewood and goes about naked; 15. The madman observes a specialdiet; 16. The act of coition; 17. The intervention of a sacerdos; 18. Conclusions: geltacht is a sub-theme of the parent theme of the novitiate. Cf. P. Ó Riain, Boundary association in early Irish society, StC 7 (1972), pp. 12–29.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): The crech ríg or ‘regal prey’.
In Éigse 15/1 (Samhradh 1973), pp. 24–30.
On the association of crech ríg with the inauguration of kings.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Battle-site and territorial extent in early Ireland.
In ZCP 33 (1974), pp. 67–80.
Discusses the importance of territorial boundaries as the setting for social and military events. Cf. also P. Ó Riain, StC 7 (1972), pp. 12-29.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): The composition of the Irish Section of the Calendar of Saints.
In Dinnseanchas 6 (1974–1977), pp. 77–92.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): The materials and provenance of Buile Shuibhne.
In Éigse 15/3 (Samhradh 1974), pp. 173–188.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): St. Finnbarr: a study in a cult.
In JCHAS 82 (1977), pp. 63–82.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Traces of Lug in early Irish hagiographical tradition.
In ZCP 36 (1978), pp. 138–155.
Studies the background to SS. Lugaid (al. Molua), Lóchéne (al. Molacca) and Lachténe (al. Molachtócc).
Ó Riain (Pádraig) (ed.): Cath Almaine.
MMIS, 25. Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1978. xxxix + 86 pp.
Edited from MS Brussels 5301-20, normalized, with diplomatic text; also diplomatic edition of the texts in MSS YBL and RIA 23 E 29 (F); with notes and vocabulary.

Rev. by
Patrizia de Bernardo, in ZCP 40 (1984), pp. 301-303.
Uáitéar Mac Gearailt, in StH 19 (1979), pp. 203-206.
Tomás Ó Cathasaigh, in Éigse 18/2 (1981), pp. 309-312.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): The Book of Glendalough or Rawlinson B 502.
In Éigse 18/2 (1981), pp. 161–176.
Argues that MS Rawlinson B 502 is to be identified as the Book of Glendalough.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): The Irish element in Welsh hagiographical tradition.
In Irish antiquity (1981), pp. 291–303.
Particularly on the development of the cult of Saint Finnbarr in Welsh hagiography.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): NLI G 2, f. 3 and the Book of Glendalough.
In ZCP 39 (1982), pp. 29–32.
Further to P. Ó Riain, The Book of Glendalough or Rawlinson B 502, in Éigse 18 (1981), pp. 161-176. Argues that MS NLI G 2, f. 3 is a witness to parts now missing from MS Rawlinson B 502.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Towards a methodology in early Irish hagiography.
In Peritia 1 (1982), pp. 146–159.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Cainnech alias Colum Cille, patron of Ossory.
In Folia Gadelica [R. A. Breatnach essays] (1983), pp. 20–35.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Irish saints’ genealogies.
In Nomina 7 (1983), pp. 23–29.
de Brún (Pádraig) (ed.), Ó Coileáin (Seán) (ed.), Ó Riain (Pádraig) (ed.): Folia Gadelica: aistí ó iardhaltaí leis a bronnadh ar R. A. Breatnach, M.A., M.R.I.A. i ndeireadh a théarma mar Ollamh le Teanga agus Litríocht na Gaeilge i gColáiste Ollscoile Chorcaí = essays presented by former students to R.A. Breatnach, M.A., M.R.I.A. on the occasion of his retirement from the professorship of Irish language and literature at University College, Cork / arna gcur in eagar ag Pádraig de Brún, Seán Ó Coileáin, Pádraig Ó Riain.
Cork: Cork University Press, 1983. x + 201 pp.
pp. 185-189: Saothar foilsithe an Ollaimh R. A. Breatnach.

Rev. by
William Gillies, in CMCS 9 (Summer, 1985), pp. 105-107.
P. L. Henry, in Éigse 21 (1986), pp. 251-255.
Fergus Kelly, in Celtica 16 (1984), pp. 197-198.
Pierre-Yves Lambert, in ÉtC 21 (1984), pp. 364-366.
Dáibhí Ó Cróinín and M. A. G. Ó Tuathaigh, in Peritia 3 (1984), pp. 585-589.
Ruairí Ó hUiginn, in ZCP 42 (1987), pp. 406-410.
Breatnach (R. A.) (hon.)
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Finnian or Winniau?
In Die Kirche im Frühmittelalter (1984), pp. 52–57.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Samson alias San(c)tán?
In Peritia 3 (1984), pp. 320–323.
Discusses an Irish episode in Vita Sancti Samsonis.
Nicholls (K. W.), Ó Riain (Pádraig): Anne O’Sullivan.
In Peritia 3 (1984), pp. 597–598.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Another Cork charter: the life of Saint Finbarr.
In JCHAS 90 (1985), pp. 1–13.
Focuses on the date and causes of the writing of the original vita of Finbarr.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Trí eachtraí as beatha bhéil Cholaim Chille.
In LCC 15 (1985), pp. 115–126.
Ó Riain (Pádraig) (ed.): Corpus genealogiarum sanctorum Hiberniae / edited by Pádraig Ó Riain.
Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1985. lxxviii + 347 pp.
Rev. by
Dorothy C. Africa, in Speculum 63/1 (Jan., 1988), pp. 204-207.
Patrizia de Bernardo Stempel, in ZCP 43 (1989), pp. 247-249.
Liam Breatnach, in Éigse 22 (1987), pp. 163-165.
Pierre-Yves Lambert, in ÉtC 24 (1987), pp. 358-359.
Morfydd E. Owen, in StC 22-23 (1987-1988), pp. 265-266.
Ó Riain (P.): St. Abbán: the genesis of an Irish saint’s life.
In 7th ICCS, Oxford 1983 (1986), pp. 159–170.
Focuses on the authorship and motivation of the vita.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Celtic mythology and religion.
In Geschichte und Kultur der Kelten (1986), pp. 241–251.
O’Sullivan (Anne) (ed.), Ó Riain (Pádraig) (assist. ed.): Poems on Marcher Lords, from a sixteenth-century Tipperary manuscript / edited by Anne O’Sullivan, assisted by Pádraig Ó Riain.
ITS, 53. London: Irish Texts Society, 1987. xxviii + 146 pp.
Five poems, edited from MS BL Additional 33993: I. Elegy for John Cantwell, Archbishop of Cashel 1452-1482 (42 qq., beg. Lubhghart gan fhál in eagna); II. Elegy for James Purcell, baron of Loughmoe (70 qq., beg. Mairg dar chumthach in chumha); III. Elegy for Tadhg O Carroll of Rathenny (59 qq., beg. Ní dúinn nach easbhaidh ég Taidhg); IV. Elegy for Philip Hackett of Ballysheehan (42 qq., beg. Decair comhall don chumhaidh); V. In praise of Piaras Butler, lord of Cahir 1449-64 (25 qq., beg. Maith in conách clú gaiscidh). With English translation and textual notes.

Rev. by

Ronald Black, in CMCS 17 (Summer, 1989), pp. 85-86.
R. A. Breatnach, in Éigse 25 (1991), pp. 183-187.
Uáitéar Mac Gearailt, in StH 27 (1993), pp. 167-169.
Brian Ó Cuív, in Celtica 20 (1988), pp. 215-218.
Ruairí Ó hUiginn, in Ainm 2 (1987), pp. 153-155.
Diarmuid Ó Laoghaire, in Studies 76/304 (1987), 495-496.
Katharine Simms, in Peritia 6-7 (1987-1988), pp. 362-363.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Some bogus Irish saints.
In Ainm 3 (1988), pp. 1–8.
Anesus (Nesus), Bríg, Ciar, Conchliath, Damán, Feilic, Feimme, Medrán, Meic Mochoba, Modiúit (Modút), Ródán, Sénán, Sillán, T’eolas.
Herbert (Máire) (ed.), Ó Riain (Pádraig) (ed.): Betha Adamnáin. The Irish life of Adamnán / edited by Máire Herbert and Pádraig Ó Riain.
ITS, 54. London: Irish Texts Society, 1988. xii + 110 pp.
From MS Brussels 4190-200; diplomatic text, with English translation and textual notes. In Appendix: Principal linguistic features.

Rev. by
Caoimhín Breatnach, in Éigse 26 (1992), pp. 177-187.
John Carey, in Speculum 66/2 (Apr., 1991), pp. 419-420.
Pierre- Yves Lambert, in ÉtC 27 (1990), pp. 385-386.
Anraí Mac Giolla Chomhaill, in SAM 13/2 (1989), pp. 330-331.
Máirtín Ó Briain, in StH 27 (1993), pp. 155-058.
Karl Horst Schmidt, in ZCP 44 (1991), p. 325.
Richard Sharpe, in CMCS 19 (Summer, 1990), pp. 75-76.
J. E. Caerwyn Williams, in StC 24-25 (1989-1990), pp. 237-239.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Sanctity and politics in Connacht c. 1100: the case of St Fursa.
In CMCS 17 (Summer 1989), pp. 1–14.
On the political motivations behind the composition of the second Vita.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): The Psalter of Cashel: a provisional list of contents.
In Éigse 23 (1989), pp. 107–130.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): The saints and their amanuenses: early models and later issues.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Conservation in the vocabulary of the early Irish church.
In Sages, saints and storytellers [Fs. Carney] (1989), pp. 358–366.
Discusses the native element of early Irish Christian terminology, examining in particular the usage of OIr. iress, érlam, foísitiu, aithrige, nemed, rath.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): The Tallaght martyrologies, redated.
In CMCS 20 (Winter 1990), pp. 21–38.
Argues for a date of composition between 828 and 833 for Félire Óengusso and Félire Uí Gormáin.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): A misunderstood annal: a hitherto unnoticed Cáin.
In Celtica 21 (1990), pp. 561–566.
Annals of Inisfallen, s.a. 810, is to be taken as ‘the law (or laws) concerning cows, of Darí and of Aduar son of Echen, promulgated in Mumu’.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Dating the Stowe missal shrine.
In AI 5/1 (Spring 1991), pp. 14–15.
Discusses the inscription on the face of the shrine.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Barra Naofa: tuairisc an irisleabhair air.
In JCHAS 96 (1991), pp. 117–124.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): The Shrine of the Stowe Missal, redated.
In PRIA-C 91 (1991), pp. 285–295.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Early Irish literature.
In Celtic connection (1992), pp. 65–80.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Saints in the catalogue of Bishops of the lost Register of Clogher.
In Clogher record 14/2 (1992), pp. 66–77.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): ‘To be named is to exist’: the instructive case of Achadh Bolg (Aghabulloge).
In Cork history and society (1993), pp. 45–61.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Anglo-Saxon Ireland: the evidence of the Martyrology of Tallaght.
Chadwick lectures, 3. Cambridge: Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse, and Celtic, University of Cambridge, 1993. 22 pp. (1992 H. M. Chadwick Memorial Lecture).
Ó Riain (Pádraig) (ed.): The Táin: a clue to its origins.
In Ulidia 1 (1994), pp. 31–37.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Gildas: a solution to his enigmatic name?
In Irlande et Bretagne (1994), pp. 33–39.
Ó Riain (Pádraig) (revr.): Manuscript catalogues.
In ZCP 46 (1994), pp. 272–277.
Review article of: Lámhscríbhinní Gaeilge: treoirliosta, ed. by Pádraig de Brún (Dublin: DIAS, 1988); Catalogue of Irish manuscripts in the National Library of Ireland, fasc. X, ed. by Nessa Ní Shéaghdha (Dublin: DIAS, 1987); Catalogue of Irish manuscripts in the National Library of Ireland, fasc. XI, ed. by Pádraig Ó Macháin (Dublin: DIAS, 1990); Catalogue of Irish manuscripts in the National Library of Ireland, fasc. XII, ed. by Nessa Ní Shéaghdha (Dublin: DIAS, 1990); Catalogue of Irish manuscripts in Cambridge libraries, ed. by Pádraig de Brún and Máire Herbert (Cambridge: CUP, 1986); Catalogue of Irish manuscripts in the University of Wisconsin-Madison, ed. by Cornelius G. Buttimer (Dublin: DIAS, 1989); Clár lámhscríbhinní Gaeilge Choláiste Ollscoile Chorcaí: cnuasach Uí Mhurchú, ed. by. Breandán Ó Conchúir (Dublin: DIAS, 1991); Catalogue of Irish manuscripts in Mount Melleray Abbey, Co. Waterford, ed. by Pádraig Ó Macháin (Dublin: DIAS, 1997).
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Finnio and Winniau: a question of priority.
Ó Riain (Pádraig) (ed.): Beatha Bharra. Saint Finbarr of Cork: the complete life / edited by Pádraig Ó Riain.
ITS, 57. London: Irish Texts Society, 1994. xviii + 322 pp.
A collection of all the surviving textual witnesses to the saint’s life. Includes: (chap. 4) ‘The early vernacular life: texts and translation’ [semi-diplomatic texts from MSS Brussels 2324-2340, Book of Fermoy and RIA A iv 1; with English translation of Brussels]; (chap. 6) ‘The Latin life: texts and translation’ [from Marsh Z 3.1.5 and Rawlinson B 485]; (chap. 8) ‘The late vernacular life: edition of the text’ [based on King’s Inns 19 and four other MSS; with variants from St. Colman’s College Fermoy 24 and RIA 23 M 50].

In Appendices: 1. Notes to the texts; 2. John Lynch’s adaptation of Finbarr’s Life [taken from J. F. O’Doherty 1944 (BILL III: 7595)]; 3. The Paris Mass of St Finnbarr; 4. The lost original Life: an outline reconstruction; 5. The office lives of Fymberrus of Caithness (i.e. Aberdeen) and of Mac Cuilinn of Lusk (i.e. Lusk).

Rev. by
Pádraig A. Breatnach, in CMCS 32 (Winter, 1996), pp. 111-118.
Séamus Mac Mathúna, in ZCP 54 (2004), pp. 232-238.
Cormac Ó hÁdhmaill, in SAM 16/1 (1994), pp. 311-312.
Olivier Szerwiniack, in ÉtC (1996), pp. 288-292.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Saothar suaithinseach de chuid Eoghain Uí Chomhraí.
In Ómós do Eoghan Ó Comhraí (1995), pp. 23–30.
On O’Curry’s Lectures on the manuscript materials of ancient Irish history (1861).
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Pagan example and Christian practice: a reconsideration.
In Cultural identity and cultural integration (1995), pp. 144–156.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): When and why Cothraige was first equated with Patricius?
In ZCP 49–50 (1997), pp. 698–711.
Rejects the identification of Cothraige with Patricius (cf. A. Harvey, The significance of Cothraige, in Ériu 36 (1985), pp. 1-9), and argues that this equation results from an 8th-c. manipulation of Tírechán’s facts with the purpose of endorsing Armagh’s interests in Munster and Leinster.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): The making of a Saint: Finbarr of Cork 600-1200.
ITS-SS, 5. London: Irish Texts Society, 1997. 152 pp.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): R. W. Flower agus lámhscríbhinní Gaeilge Leabharlann na Breataine.
In Bláithín (1998), pp. 59–72.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Codex Salmanticensis: a provenance inter Anglos or inter Hibernos?
In Fs. O’Sullivan (1998), pp. 91–100.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Der Schein, der trügt: die irische Heldensage als kirchenpolitische Aussage.
In New methods in the research of epic (1998), pp. 143–151.
Ó Riain (Pádraig) (ed.): Irish Texts Society: the first hundred years / edited by Pádraig Ó Riain.
ITS-SS, 9. London: Irish Texts Society, 1998. 142 pp.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Die Bibliothek des Verfassers des kommentierten Félire Óengusso.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Rawlinson B 502 alias Lebar Glinne Dá Locha: a restatement of the case.
In ZCP 51 (1999), pp. 130–147.
Refutes the points raised by C. Breatnach in in Éigse 30 (1997), pp. 109-132 against the identity of Lebar Glinne Dá Locha with Rawlinson B 502.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Finnio and Winniau: a return to the subject.
In Ildánach ildírech [Fs. Mac Cana] (1999), pp. 187–202.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): The Martyrology of Óengus: the transmission of the text.
In StH 31 (2000–2001), pp. 221–242.
Examines the interrelationship of the extant manuscripts of Félire Óengusso, and discusses in particular the date and provenance of Preface and Commentary.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): The Catalogus praecipuorum sanctorum Hiberniae, sixty years on.
In Seanchas [Fs. Byrne] (2000), pp. 396–430.
Provides an edition of Henry Fitzsimon’s Catalogus, based on Maynooth S 40/9 with additional material from TCD E 3. 16.
Ó Riain (Pádraig) (ed.): Fled Bricrenn: reassessments / edited by Pádraig Ó Riain.
ITS-SS, 10. London: Irish Texts Society, 2000. 114 pp.
Papers from a seminar held in Cork, 30 October 1999.
Carey (John) (ed.), Herbert (Máire) (ed.), Ó Riain (Pádraig) (ed.): Studies in Irish hagiography: saints and scholars / John Carey, Máire Herbert & Pádraig Ó Riain, editors.
Dublin: Four Courts, 2001. xii + 418 pp.
Rev. by

Dorothy Africa, in Speculum 79/1 (Jan., 2004), pp. 146-147.
Caoimhín Breatnach, in Éigse 35 (2005), pp. 178-182.
T. M. Charles-Edwards, in Journal of ecclesiastical history 55/1 (Jan., 2004), pp. 140-141.
J. R. Davies, in CMCS 45 (Summer, 2003), pp. 90-92.
Robin Chapman Stacey, in Catholic historical review 88/4 (Oct., 2002), pp. 752-755.

Ó hUiginn (Ruairí): Varia: II. Embedded imperative clauses.
In Ériu 52 (2002), pp. 231–234.
On the use if the imper. in dependent clauses; ad P. Ó Riain, StH 10 (1976), p. 171.
Ó Riain (P.) (ref.)
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Irish saints’ cults and ecclesiastical families.
In Local saints and local churches (2002), pp. 291–302.
On Ailbe, saint patron of Shancough, Co. Sligo, as an example of the involvement of hereditary ecclesiastic families in the diffusion of saints’ cults.
Ó Riain (Pádraig) (ed.): Beatha Aodha Ruaidh. The life of Red Hugh O’Donnell: historical and literary contexts / edited by Pádraig Ó Riain.
ITS-SS, 12. London: Irish Texts Society, 2002. 164 pp.
Rev. by
Pádraig Ó Macháin, in Éigse 35 (2005), pp. 166-168.
Ó Riain (Pádraig) (ed.): Four Irish martyrologies: Drummond, Turin, Cashel, York / edited by Pádraig Ó Riain.
HBS main ser., 115. London: Boydell, 2002. xiv + 260 pp.
1. The Martyrology of Drummond: introduction; 2. The Martyrology of Drummond: text; 3. The Martyrology of Turin: introduction; 4. The Martyrology of Turin: text; 5. The Martyrology of Cashel: introduction and text; 6. The Irish Martyrology of York: introduction and text. With appendices, bibliography, indexes.

Rev. by

Lisa M. Bitel, in The Catholic historical review 90/1 (Jan., 2004), pp. 106-108.
Pascal Collomb, in Revue d’histoire ecclésiastique 101 (2006), p. 418.
Pádraig Ó Fiannachta, in ZCP 55 (2006), pp. 276-279.
Johathan M. Wooding, in StC 40 (2006), pp. 187-188.

Breatnach (Caoimhín): Manuscript sources and methodology: Rawlinson B 502 and Lebar Glinne Dá Locha.
In Celtica 24 (2003), pp. 40–54.
vs. P. Ó Riain, in ZCP 51 (1998), pp. 130-147. Criticises the methodology used by P. Ó Riain in establishing textual relationships and concludes that Lebar Glinne Dá Locha and Rawlinson B 502 are two separate manuscripts. Cf. also P. Ó Riain, in Éigse 18 (1981), pp. 161-176 and C. Breatnach, in Éigse 30 (1997), pp. 109-132.
Breatnach (C.) (ref.), Ó Riain (P.) (ref.)
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Deascán lámhscríbhinní: a manuscript miscellany: 1. Lámhscríbhinn a bhí ar an gCarraig.
In JCHAS 108 (2003), pp. 133–137.
On the martyrology in MS RIA 23 N 10, p. 143ff.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Deascán lámhscríbhinní: a manuscript miscellany: 2. A Youghal manuscript.
In JCHAS 108 (2003), pp. 137–140.
concerning the Youghal Franciscan friary; now MS theologicus latinus folio 703 in the Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin.
Murray (Kevin) (ed.), Nic Cárthaigh (Emma) (ed.), Ó Murchadha (Diarmuid) (ed.), Ó Riain (Pádraig) (ed.): Historical dictionary of Gaelic placenames = Foclóir stairiúil áitainmneacha na Gaeilge / editors = eagarthóirí Pádraig Ó Riain, Diarmuid Ó Murchadha (†), Kevin Murray, Emma Nic Cárthaigh.
London: Irish Texts Society, 2003.
Fascicle 1: Names in A-. 2003. xxxiv + 172 pp.
Fascicle 2: Names in B-. 2005. xxxii + 258 pp.
Fascicle 3: C–Ceall Fhursa. 2008. xxxii + 191 pp.
Fascicle 4: Ceall Ghabhann–Cláiríne. 2011. xxxiv + 165 pp.
Fascicle 5: Clais an Chairn–Cnucha. 2013. xxxvii + 200 pp.
Fascicle 6: Cóbh–Cutloch. 2016. xxxvii + 199 pp.

Rev. by
Feargal Ó Béarra, in StH 35 (2008-2009), pp. 210-213 (fasc. 2).
Pádraig Ó Macháin, in Éigse 35 (2005), pp. 159-161 (fasc. 1).
Mícheál B. Ó Mainnín, in Éigse 36 (2008), pp. 217-221 (fasc. 2).
Nollaig Ó Muraíle, in Ainm 10 (2009), pp. 146-151 (fascs. 1-2).
Nollaig Ó Muraíle, in Béaloideas 77 (2009), pp. 141-149) fasc. 3).
Karl Horst Schmidt, in ZCP 56 (2008), pp. 204-205 (fasc. 2).
Gregory Toner, in CMCS 55 (Summer, 2008), pp. 69-70 (fascs. 1-2).
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Dublin’s oldest book? A list of saints ‘made in Germany’.
In Medieval Dublin 5 (2004), pp. 52–72.
On the Martyrology of Christ Church (TCD MS E 4. 3).
Carey (John) (ed.), Herbert (Máire) (ed.), Murray (Kevin) (ed.): Cín Chille Cúile — texts, saints and places: essays in honour of Pádraig Ó Riain / edited by John Carey, Máire Herbert, and Kevin Murray.
CSP, 9. Aberystwyth: Celtic studies publications, 2004. xxiv + 405 pp.
Rev. by
Pierre-Yves Lambert, in ÉtC 37 (2011), pp. 223-228.
Gerald Manning, in Celtica 25 (2007), pp. 278-285.
Ó Riain (Pádraig) (hon.)
Murray (Griffin), Ó Riain (Pádraig): The Cross of Cong: some recent discoveries.
In AI 19/1 (Spring 2005), pp. 18–21.
With a discussion of the inscription.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Barra Naofa: léamh nua ar a chúlra Connachtach.
In JCHAS 110 (2005), pp. 59–63.
Murray (Griffin), Ó Riain (Pádraig): The Bann bell-shrine crest: a note on its provenance and inscription.
In JRSAI 136 (2006), pp. 170–172.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Feastdays of the saints: a history of Irish martyrologies.
SH, 86. Bruxelles: Société des Bollandistes, 2006. xxvii + 416 pp. (Subsidia hagiographica, 86).
Rev. by
Brian Lacey, in JRSAI 136 (2006), pp. 188-189.
Thomas O’Loughlin, in StH 34 (2006-2007), pp. 199-200.
Michael Ritter, in Speculum 83/1 (Jan., 2008) pp. 227-228.
Patricia M. Rumsey, in Peritia 21 (2010), pp. 349-350.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Johann Kaspar Zeuß und Irland.
In KF 2 (2007), pp. 95–103.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): An Vita Cadroe, an Leabhar gabhála agus Corcaigh.
In JCHAS 113 (2008), pp. 9–19.
Translates into Irish and discusses selected passages of the life of Cadroe (based on John Colgan, Acta sanctorum, pp. 494-495).
Ó Riain (Pádraig): The Lives of Saint Ciarán, Patron of the Diocese of Ossory.
In OLL 3 (2008), pp. 25–42.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): The Book of Glendalough: a continuing investigation.
In ZCP 56 (2008), pp. 71–88.
Addresses the issues raised by C. Breatnach (in Éigse 30 (1997), pp. 109-132, Celtica 24 (2003), pp. 40-45, Éigse 35 (2005), pp. 9-26) and B. Ó Cuív (in Catalogue of Irish manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford and Oxford College Libraries I, 2003) with respect to the view that MS Rawlinson B 502 is to be identified with the Book of Glendalough.
Ó Riain (Pádraig) (ed.): Geoffrey Keating’s Foras feasa ar Éirinn: reassessments / edited by Pádraig Ó Riain.
ITS-SS, 19. London: Irish Texts Society, 2008. ix + 120 pp.
Rev. by
Beatrix Färber, in ZCP 58 (2011), pp. 320-323.
Deirdre Nic Mhathúna, in StH 36 (2009-2010), pp. 233-236.
Nollaig Ó Muraíle, in Béaloideas 77 (2009), pp. 141-149.
Michelle O Riordan, in ECI 24 (2009), pp. 186-189.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): The Stowe Missal.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Irland und Wales: ein hagiographischer Austausch.
In Fs. Tristram (2009), pp. 63–67.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): In salute of Nollaig Ó Muraíle’s edition of Leabhar mór na ngenealach.
In Ainm 10 (2009), pp. 125–132.
Review article of: Leabhar mór na ngenealach, ed. by Nollaig Ó Muraíle, (Dublin: De Búrca, 2003).
Ó Riain (Pádraig): The Louvain achievement II: hagiography.
In Irish Franciscans 1534–1990 (2009), pp. 189–200.
Ó Riain (Pádraig) (comp.): Lebor gabála Érenn. The book of the taking of Ireland. Part VI. Index of names / compiled by Pádraig Ó Riain.
ITS, 63. London: Irish Texts Society, 2009. vi + 137 pp.
Cf. BILL III: 8697.

Rev. by
Clodagh Downey, in Béaloideas 78 (2010), pp. 239-248.
David Krätzer, in ZCP 58 (2011), pp. 325-327.
Uáitéar Mac Gearailt, in StH 36 (2009-2010), p. 219.
Séamus Mac Mathúna, in Éigse 39 (2016), pp. 257-281.
Simon Rodway, in CMCS 60 (Winter, 2010), 99-102.
Gregory Toner, in Ainm 11 (2012), pp. 129-130.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Longford priories and their manuscripts: All Saints and Abbyderg.
In Longford history and society (2010), pp. 39–50.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): The Lives of Kevin (Caoimhghin) of Glendalough.
In Glendalough (2011), pp. 137–144.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): A dictionary of Irish saints.
Dublin: Four Courts, 2011. 660 pp.
Rev. by
Ann Buckley, in JRSAI 141 (2011), pp. 223-226.
Stefanie Hamann, in StH 37 (2011), pp. 282-284.
Paul MacCotter, in Celtica 29 (2017), pp. 303-308.
Stefan Zimmer, in ZCP 59 (2012), pp. 318-319.
Murray (Kevin) (ed.), Ó Riain (Pádraig) (ed.): Edmund Hogan’s Onomasticon Goedelicum: reconsiderations / edited by Kevin Murray and Pádraig Ó Riain.
ITS-SS, 23. London: Irish Texts Society, 2011. ix + 178 pp.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Northern influences on A dictionary of Irish saints.
In SAM 24/1 (2012), pp. 1–9.
McInerney (Luke): A poem on the saints of Munster.
In SAM 24/1 (2012), pp. 10–22.
10 qq., from Maynooth C 41 (collated with RIA 23 L 11). First line: Tugsad naoimh Mumhan go maith. With English translation and notes. [Transcription and translation by Pádraig Ó Riain.]
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Ó Riain (Pádraig): Aonghas of Tallaght.
In Treasures of Irish Christianity (2012), pp. 71–72.
Óengus mac Óengobann, composer of the Félire.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): The O’Donohue Lives of the Salamancan Codex: the earliest collection of Irish saints’ Lives?
In Gablánach in scélaigecht [Fs. Dooley] (2013), pp. 38–52.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Karl Horst Schmidt: 1929–2012.
In Kratylos 58 (2013), pp. 229–231.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Leagan próis den dán Bliadhain so, solus a dath, as Leabhar Leacáin.
In Saltair saíochta [Fs. Mac Eoin] (2013), pp. 384–394.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Is leor nod don eolach.
In Séimhfhear suairc [Fs. B. Ó Conchúir] (2013), pp. 733–745.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): The notes of the Book of Armagh: a ninth-century witness to North Munster affairs?
In NMAJ 54 (2014), pp. 61–69.
Argues that the notulae are a transcript of notes made in situ by the abbot of Armagh in the period 835-845, the Munster section of which was later to be used as material for the composition of St. Patrick’s circuit of mid-Munster in the Tripartite Life.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Croagh Patrick’s early associations, Patrician and non-Patrician.
In Mayo history and society (2014), pp. 67–76.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): A study of the Irish legend of the Wild Man.
In Buile Suibhne (2014), pp. 172–201.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Four Tipperary saints: the lives of Colum of Terryglass, Crónán of Roscrea, Mochaomhóg of Leigh and Ruadhán of Lorrha.
Dublin: Four Courts, 2014. xii + 130 pp.
Four Latin lives in English translation, with notes.

Rev. by
Dorothy Ann Bray, in Speculum 90/4 (Oct., 2015), pp. 1153-1155.
Richard Sharpe, in StH 41 (2015), pp. 204-207.
Ó Riain (Pádraig), Ó Riain-Raedel (Dagmar): Irish saints in a Regensburg litany.
Ó Riain (Pádraig): Saint Cataldo of Taranto: the Irish element in the life of an Italian saint.
In Sacred histories [Fs. Herbert] (2015), pp. 355–363.
Ó Riain (Pádraig) (ed.): The poems of Blathmac son of Cú Brettan: reassessments / edited by Pádraig Ó Riain.
ITS-SS, 27. London: Irish Texts Society, 2015. x + 201 pp.
Rev. by
Uáitéar Mac Gearailt, in ECI 31 (2016), pp. 194-197.
Jürgen Uhlich, in CMCS 75 (Summer, 2018), pp. 53-77.
Stefan Zimmer, in ZCP 63 (2016), pp. 277-283.