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Breatnach (Liam): Satire, praise and the early Irish poet.
In Ériu 56 (2006), pp. 63–84.
Presents evidence from the law texts that the composition of praise-poetry was an intrinsic function of the fili, and argues, in particular through the examination of the concept treḟocal, that praise is inextricable from its poetic opposite, satire.

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