Peritia: journal of the Medieval Academy of Ireland 19 (2005)
Howlett (David): Three poems about Monenna.
In Peritia 19 (2005), pp. 1–19.
In Latin; edited, with analysis and English translation, from BL Cotton Cleopatra A ii.

Howlett (David): Hibero-Latin, Hiberno-Latin, and the Irish foundation legend.
In Peritia 19 (2005), pp. 44–60.
On the influence of early medieval Spain in the creation of the Irish foundation legend.

Warntjes (Immo): A newly discovered Irish computus: Computus Einsidlensis.
In Peritia 19 (2005), pp. 61–64.
MS Einsiedeln, Stiftsbibliothek, 321 (649).

Flechner (Roy): Dagán, Columbanus, and the Gregorian mission.
In Peritia 19 (2005), pp. 65–90.

McLeod (Neil): A true companion to the Corpus iuris Hibernici.
In Peritia 19 (2005), pp. 136–163.
Review article of: A companion to the Corpus iuris Hibernici, by Liam Breatnach (Dublin: DIAS, 2005).

Includes a subject index to Chapter 2 of the Companion.

Holland (Martin): The Synod of Kells in MS BL, Add. 4783.
In Peritia 19 (2005), pp. 164–172.

Borsje (Jacqueline): Fled Bricrenn and tales of terror.
In Peritia 19 (2005), pp. 173–192.
Surveys the form and function of úatha or terrors in medieval Irish texts.

Baumgarten (Rolf): The ‘pig and vine gloss’ and the Lives of St. Brigit.
In Peritia 19 (2005), pp. 229–38.
Discusses glosses and commentaries on Psalm 79:13-14 with particular reference to Ml. 102a15, and points out the Psalm’s relevance to the argument favouring the priority of Vita I S. Brigitae over Vita II.

Bray (Dorothy Ann): Further on white read-eared cows in fact and fiction.
In Peritia 19 (2005), pp. 239–255.
On the possible association of the red-eared fairy cows of the Irish Otherworld and the wild cattle of Chillingham.

Woods (David): An ‘earthquake’ in Britain in 664.
In Peritia 19 (2005), pp. 256–262.
Suggests that a metaphorical reference to disturbance in the British church in 664 was misinterpreted in Irish annals as the occurrence of an earthquake.

MacCotter (Paul): Functions of the cantred in medieval Ireland.
In Peritia 19 (2005), pp. 308–332.