Éigse: a journal of Irish studies 16/1 (Samhradh 1975)
National University of Ireland
Rev. by
Fergus Kelly, in Celtica 13 (1980), pp. 183-184.
Pierre-Yves Lambert, in ÉtC 17 (1980), pp. 343-347.
Ó Cuív (Brian): Three Middle Irish poems.
In Éigse 16/1 (Samhradh 1975), pp. 1–17.
Normalised editions of three (late ?) Middle Irish poems from MS Brussels 20978–9 with English translation and notes. [1.] Aislinge Augustín áin, on the special virtue of the Beati (Ir. bia(i)t) (118th psalm), which is described as containing 22 chapters (coiptel) and 8 verses (fersa) in each chapter; [2.] Trí sethra ro chuala ar ló, on fasting; [3.] Cinaed, cá cin ro buí dúinn; for further comment on poem, see J. V. Kelleher, in Éigse 16/4 (1976), pp. 251-54; some discussion of phrase lemnacht la cat.

Baumgarten (Rolf): A crux in Echtrae Conlai.
In Éigse 16/1 (Samhradh 1975), pp. 18–23.
On the interpretation of the quatrain beg. Táthut airi(u) is ar álaib, in §5 (as ed. by J. Pokorny 1928 and H. P. A. Oskamp 1974).

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.

Williams (N. J. A.): A burlesque poem by Seán Ó Neachtain.
In Éigse 16/1 (Samhradh 1975), pp. 29–49.
Satirical poem beg. Do bhí Ludar cróin Mac Lóbuis; ed. from MS RIA 23 L 32 with notes and glossary; derivative of Pairlement Chloinne Tomáis.

Ó Cróinín (Dáibhí I.): A poem to Toirdhealbhach Luinneach Ó Néill.
In Éigse 16/1 (Samhradh 1975), pp. 50–66.
Poem by Muircheartach Ó Cobhthaigh, beg. Séd fine teisd Thoirrdhealbhaigh; ed. with Engl transl. from MS NLI G 992 (An Duanaire Nuinseannach). Suggests that poem is was composed for, or shortly after, the poets’ convention held at T. L. Ó Néill’s court during Christmas 1577; some parallels with Tadhg Dall Ó hUiginn’s poem Nodlaig do-chuamair don Chraoibh.

McGonagle (Noel): Lenition of initial consonant of cluin-.
In Éigse 16/1 (Samhradh 1975), pp. 67–68.

Ó Concheanainn (Tomás): An tAthair P. Ó Súilleabháin (†11 Márta 1975).
In Éigse 16/1 (Samhradh 1975), p. 69.
Ó Súilleabháin (Pádraig) (hon.)