Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 53 (2003)
Rev. by
Pierre-Yves Lambert, in ÉtC 36 (2008), pp. 254-257.
Gerald Manning, in Éigse 37 (2010), pp. 205-208.
Hartmann (Hans): Was ist ‘Wahrheit’ (2)?: ein Vergleich französischer, keltischer, indischer, iranischer und griechischer Vorstellungen von der Verwirklichung der Wahrheit; eine kulturgeschichtliche Analyse. Teil II.
In ZCP 53 (2003), pp. 1–19.
Continued in ZCP 54 (2004), pp. 31-53.

Kalygin (Viktor): Some archaic elements of Celtic cosmology.
In ZCP 53 (2003), pp. 70–76.
Studies the semantics of Celt. *dubno-, *albi̯o- and *bitu- (cf. OIr. bith, domun, Alba), suggesting that the use of these terms reflect an older religious idea of a dual universe composed of white and dark parts.

Zeidler (Jürgen): On the etymology of Grannus.
In ZCP 53 (2003), pp. 77–92.
Rejects the connection with OIr. grend ‘beard’.

Mikhailova (Tatiana), Nikolaeva (Natalia): The denotations of death in Goidelic: to the question of Celtic eschatological conceptions.
In ZCP 53 (2003), pp. 93–115.
Studies the etymology and semantics of Irish expressions denoting ‘death’ as occurring in the texts, with the aim of retrieving the Celtic attitudes towards death.

Shields (Kenneth, Jr.): On the origin of the Celtic first and second person plural personal pronouns in *s-.
In ZCP 53 (2003), pp. 168–180.
Postulates metathesized *sne, *swe (< PIE *n̥s-e, *us-e as the ultimate source of OIr. sní, .

Isaac (G. R.): Prospects in Old Irish syntax.
In ZCP 53 (2003), pp. 181–197.
An evaluation of P. Ó Coisdealbha, The syntax of the sentence in Old Irish (Tübingen, 1998). Especially with regard to his treatment of Bergin’s law and the tmesis construction.

Murray (Kevin): A reading from Scéla Moṡauluim.
In ZCP 53 (2003), pp. 198–201.
ad lines 686-693 (as ed. by Maureen O Daly, 1975). Argues that tigernmas is to be taken as a proper name.

Zimmer (Stefan): A uo penn bit pont: aspects of leadership in Celtic and Indo-European.
In ZCP 53 (2003), pp. 202–229.
Includes a discussion of OIr. drochet and drochtech.

Wigger (Arndt): Hans Hartmann.
In ZCP 53 (2003), pp. 258–266.