Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar)

901.
Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar): The Edinburgh text of Mesca Ulad.
In Ériu 37 (1986), pp. 133–180.
Edition of the text in MS NLS Advocates’ Library 72.1.40, with notes; discussion of its relationship to other manuscripts of the two extant versions.
11913.
Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar): On textual correspondences in early Irish heroic tales.
In NACCS 1 (1988), pp. 343–355.
Discusses textual correspondences in Middle Irish Ulster tales, with particular reference to the Book of Leinster and Edinburgh versions of Cath Ruis na Ríg.
2690.
Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar): Zum Irischen des 12. Jahrhunderts.
In ZCP 43 (1989), pp. 11–52.
Offers an exhaustive linguistic analysis of the Middle Irish text Cath Ruis na Ríg, contained in the Book of Leinster. Appendix contains a complete collection of verbal forms.
2711.
Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar): Cath Ruis na Ríg and twelfth century literary and oral tradition.
In ZCP 44 (1991), pp. 128–153.
Examines the early (or ‘Book of Leinster’) and modern Irish versions of Cath Ruis na Ríg, and argues that the former is an entirely new version of an existing tale from which the superior latter version is derived. It is suggested that the author’s (an LL compiler) intention in reworking that archetype was to bestow greater prominence upon Conall Cernach.
5119.
Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar): The language of some late middle Irish texts in the Book of Leinster.
In StH 26 (1991–1992), pp. 167–216.
Studies the orthography, language and style of Táin bó Cúailnge recension II and Cath Ruis na Ríg, with the aim of discussing their date of composition and authorship.
5938.
Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar): Über den Wechsel des narrativen Stils in den Táin-Varianten.
In Studien zur Táin bó Cúailnge (1993), pp. 60–99.
7842.
Mayo (Peter J.) (ed.): The year’s work in modern language studies 1992.
YWMLS, 54. London: Modern Humanities Research Association, 1993. xii + 1248 pp.
pp. 598-602: Irish studies: Early Irish, by Uáitéar Mac Gearailt;
pp. 603-615: Irish studies: Modern Irish, by Nollaig Mac Congáil;
pp. 616-619: Scottish Gaelic studies, by Derick S. Thomson.
Mac Congáil (Nollaig), Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar), Thomson (Derick S.)
5661.
Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar): The relationship of Recensions II and III of the Táin.
In Ulidia 1 (1994), pp. 55–70.
7843.
Mayo (Peter J.) (ed.): The year’s work in modern language studies 1993.
YWMLS, 55. London: Modern Humanities Research Association, 1994. xii + 1313 pp.
pp. 644-653: Irish studies: Early Irish, by Uáitéar Mac Gearailt;
pp. 654-667: Irish studies: Modern Irish, by Nollaig Mac Congáil;
pp. 668-670: Scottish Gaelic studies, by Derick S. Thomson.
Mac Congáil (Nollaig), Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar), Thomson (Derick S.)
7844.
Mayo (Peter J.) (ed.): The year’s work in modern language studies 1994.
YWMLS, 56. London: Modern Humanities Research Association, 1995. xii + 1260 pp.
pp. 651-670: Irish studies: Early Irish, by Uáitéar Mac Gearailt;
pp. 671-681: Irish studies: Modern Irish, by Nollaig Mac Congáil;
pp. 682-684: Scottish Gaelic studies, by Derick S. Thomson.
Mac Congáil (Nollaig), Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar), Thomson (Derick S.)
5850.
Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar): Forbairt na stíle i litríocht phrós na Gaeilge Moiche.
In LCC 26 (1996), pp. 7–49.
619.
Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar): Verbal particles and preverbs in late Middle Irish.
In Ériu 47 (1996), pp. 153–184.
1. Introduction; 2. The textual tradition of Rec. II [of TBC in LL]; Non-historical ro, dos-, ros-, rita-; 4. (Im)mus-; 5. The prefix im/fo; 6. The prefix con; 7. Con for co n-; 8. The origin of late preverbs and particles.
5963.
Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar): Anhang: Change and innovation in eleventh-century prose narrative in Irish.
In Re(Oralisierung) (1996), pp. 443–496.
7846.
Mayo (Peter J.) (ed.): The year’s work in modern language studies 1996.
YWMLS, 58. London: Modern Humanities Research Association, 1996. xii + 1163 pp.
pp. 654-672: Irish studies: Early Irish, by Uáitéar Mac Gearailt;
pp. 673-679: Scottish Gaelic studies, by Richard A. V. Cox.
Cox (Richard A. V.), Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar)
2816.
Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar): Infixed and independent pronouns in the LL text of Táin bó Cúailnge.
In ZCP 49–50 (1997), pp. 494–515.
Investigates the decline of the infixed pronoun and the use of non-historical pronominal forms in Middle Irish, using as a case study two texts written in the late 12th century, namely Cath Ruis na Ríg and Táin bó Cúailnge (recension II). Includes a collection of infixed and independent pronouns.
2187.
Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar): Zur literarischen Sprache des 11. Jahrhunderts.
In 2. Deutsches Keltologensymposium (1999), pp. 105–120.
Argues in favour of a proximity between the spoken and literary forms of the Irish language of the 11th c.
10587.
Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar): Togail Troí: ein Vorbild für spätmittelirische catha?
In Übersetzung, Adaptation und Akkulturation im insularen Mittelalter (1999), pp. 123–129.
Argues that the enlarged second recension of Togail Troí influenced the battle descriptions found in late Middle Irish narratives.
5158.
Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar): Togail Troí: an example of translating and editing in medieval Ireland.
In StH 31 (2000–2001), pp. 71–85.
12947.
Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar): Scéal Chath Rois na Ríogh: tuilleadh faoi na foinsí.
In Aistí ag iompar scéil (2004), pp. 57–85.
2202.
Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar): Die Gedichte in Cath Ruis na Ríg.
In 3. Deutsches Keltologensymposium (2004), pp. 211–226.
Gedichte, die in beiden Fassungen vorliegen: 1.1 Ní hinam inrim errach; 1.2 Dimbúaid fir; 1.3 Trí meic Rosa Ruaid in ríg. Gedichte, die nur in CRR-LL vorliegen: 2.1 Ro fail limsa domna bróin; 2.2 A Chathbaid, comairle dún; 2.3 Can as táncatar na techta; 2.4 Can tecait na techta; 2.5 In fír a n-at-fiadat na fir; 2.6 Beir mo bennacht, bí dom’ réir; 2.7 Bámar lathi, romda rind. Gedichte, die nur in CRR-I vorliegen: 3.1 Caoin trebh gusa ttángamar; 3.2 Cinneam cadhéin comhairle; 3.3 Mochean, Conall comhramhach; 3.4 Rail comhluinn Culann-Chú; 3.5 Am sliabh fri tondaibh; 3.6 Ceart comhlainn áilimse; 3.7 Isim tríath-sa i ttrén-chomhlann; 3.8 Im sonn-sa slaite sochaidhe. Texts with English translation.
11622.
Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar): Slipping as a narrative device in Irish.
In Le slipping dans les langues médiévales (2005), pp. 153–182.
Provides a survey of examples from Old, Middle and Early Modern Irish prose works.
7356.
Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar): The making of Fingal Rónáin.
In StH 34 (2006–2007), pp. 63–84.
9263.
Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar): Leaganacha de Cath Ruis na Ríg: an deilbhíocht idir 1100 agus 1650.
In Léann lámhscríbhinní Lobháin (2007), pp. 168–197.
Argues that the copy present in Louvain in the first half of the 17th c. (mentioned in the catalogue of Colgan’s MSS) contained the same version as that transmitted in 17th and 18th c. paper copies, and shows, through an analysis of the morphology of the language of these later texts, that it may derive from a 12th. c. version different to that in LL.
14028.
Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar): The Middle Irish homily Scéla laí brátha.
In Apocrypha 20 (2009), pp. 83–114.
8799.
Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar): Die Sprache der mittelirischen Dichtung als Grundlage für die Chronologie der mittelirischen Literatur.
In 5. Deutsches Keltologensymposium (2010), pp. 189–213.
11661.
Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar): On the date of the Middle Irish recension II Táin bó Cúailnge.
Quiggin memorial lectures, 11. Cambridge: Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse, and Celtic, University of Cambridge, 2010. 33 pp.
14622.
Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar): Middle Irish archaisms in early modern Irish prose.
In StH 38 (2012), pp. 57–116.
11682.
Mac Gearailt (Uáitéar): Deilbhíocht Scéla laí brátha agus scríobhaithe LU.
In Féilscríbhinn do Chathal Ó Háinle (2012), pp. 277–315.
In Aguisín: Córas briathartha Scéla laí brátha.