1717.
Éigse: a journal of Irish studies 17/4 (Geimhreadh 1978–1979)
National University of Ireland
Rev. by
Pierre-Yves Lambert, in ÉtC 17 (1980), pp. 347-352.
1718.
Carney (James): Aspects of Archaic Irish.
In Éigse 17/4 (Geimhreadh 1978–1979), pp. 417–435.
Statutory public lecture of the School of Celtic Studies, 1978. On syncope and the ‘trisyllabic factor’ in Archaic Irish verse; includes a discussion of Bergin’s law.

1719.
Williams (N. J. A.): A note on Scáthán shacramuinte na haithridhe.
In Éigse 17/4 (Geimhreadh 1978–1979), p. 436.
Illustrates that Aodh Mac Aingil probably knew about and used archbishop William Daniel’s translation (dated to 1602 or 1603) of the New Testament into Irish.

1720.
Slotkin (Edgar M.): Medieval Irish scribes and fixed texts.
In Éigse 17/4 (Geimhreadh 1978–1979), pp. 437–450.

1721.
O’Sullivan (Anne): Limerick, Killaloe and Kells 1194–1250.
In Éigse 17/4 (Geimhreadh 1978–1979), pp. 451–455.
Extracts of annalistic entries concerning the dioceses of Limerick and Killaloe, and a list of bishoprics set up at the Synod of Kells in 1152. Ed. with Engl transl. from MS TCD H 2.12/9.

1722.
O’Sullivan (Anne): A palmer’s poem.
In Éigse 17/4 (Geimhreadh 1978–1979), p. 456.
Six (of a total of twelve) stanzas of poem beg. [Mairg] damsa do dealaigh rut, ed. from MS TCD 1319.

1723.
Ó Dochartaigh (Cathair): Lenition and dependency phonology.
In Éigse 17/4 (Geimhreadh 1978–1979), pp. 457–494.
[1.] Two-gesture segmental matrix; [2.] Dependency Phonology; [3.] The lenition series in Irish; [4.] Lenition of stops; [5.] Lenition of liquids: /m/ → [ɯ̃]; [6.] Lenition of the liquids: /L N/ → [l n]; [7.] Lenition of the liquids: /R/ → [r]; [8.] Lenition of /s/; [9.] Lenition of /f/; [10.] Lenition in initial clusters; [11.] Summary.

1724.
Stenson (Nancy): Plural formation in Ráth Cairn.
In Éigse 17/4 (Geimhreadh 1978–1979), pp. 495–536.
1. Introduction; 2. Data; 3. Discussion; Comparison with other dialects [i.e. Cois Fhairrge]; 5. Conclusion.

1725.
de Bhaldraithe (Tomás): Bollstaic.
In Éigse 17/4 (Geimhreadh 1978–1979), p. 536.
Bollstaic < Engl bull-stag.

1726.
McGonagle (Noel): The pres. fut. stem of the irregular verb.
In Éigse 17/4 (Geimhreadh 1978–1979), pp. 537–544.
[1.] béarann; [2.] bhéarann; [3.] déarann; [4.] g(h)eobhann, fuigheann; [5.] íosann; [6.] tiocann; [7.] rachann; [8.] tchífeann; [9.] dhéanann; [10.] béann.

1727.
Ó Máille (T. S.): Cé is maithte dho.
In Éigse 17/4 (Geimhreadh 1978–1979), pp. 545–555.
vs. R. A. Breatnach, in Celtica 2 (1954), pp. 341-342. Argues cés moite do / de and its variants < cé is maithte dho; some discussion of semantics of verb maith do; examines the use of the conjunction gé / cé / gidh with and without following go / nach in Modern Irish sources.
Breatnach (R. A.) (ref.)