Peritia: journal of the Medieval Academy of Ireland 16 (2002)
Mac Niocaill (Gearóid) (hon.)
Ó Tuathaigh (Gearóid): Gearóid Mac Niocaill: scholar and teacher.
In Peritia 16 (2002), pp. xi–xiv.

Ó Corráin (Donnchadh) (comp.): Published work of Gearóid Mac Niocaill.
In Peritia 16 (2002), pp. xv–xxii.
Bibliography 1953-1992.

Cahill (Michael): The Würzburg Matthew: status quaestionis.
In Peritia 16 (2002), pp. 1–25.

Woods (David): Four notes on Adomnán’s Vita Columbae.
In Peritia 16 (2002), pp. 40–67.
1. The destruction of an Italian town: 1.28; 2. The death of Guaire mac Aidáin: 1.47; 3. Cormac and the little sea monsters: 2.41; 4. The ordination of Aidán mac Gabráin: 3.5.

Howlett (David): A miracle of Maedóc.
In Peritia 16 (2002), pp. 85–93.

Howlett (David): Tres linguae sacrae and threefold play in Insular Latin.
In Peritia 16 (2002), pp. 94–115.

Sánchez Martínez (Cristina): La definición gramatical: elemento característico de las artes grammaticales irlandesas.
In Peritia 16 (2002), pp. 116–130.

Bracken (Damian): Authority and duty: Columbanus and the primacy of Rome.
In Peritia 16 (2002), pp. 168–213.

Borsje (Jacqueline): Fate in early Irish texts.
In Peritia 16 (2002), pp. 214–231.
Explores the notions of ‘passive’ and ‘active’ Fate advanced by Edward J. Gwynn (in Best1, p. 75) through a lexical study of the terms for Fate used in early Irish texts.

Ó hAodha (Donncha): The first Middle-Irish metrical tract: two notes.
In Peritia 16 (2002), pp. 232–241.
1. On the additional metrical examples added to the various manuscript versions of Mittelirische Verslehren I; 2. ad AU 840.4 = Kuno Meyer, Bruchstücke der älteren Lyrik Irlands p.10 §15 [Is hē Feidilmith in rı̄]; read éit rige.

Young (Simon): On the Irish peregrini in Italy.
In Peritia 16 (2002), pp. 250–255.
Critique on two early works on the history of Irish pilgrims in Italy: M. Stokes, Six months in the Apennines (London, 1892) and A. M. Tommasini, Irish saints in Italy (London, 1937), observing that the study of the relationships between pilgrim routes to Rome and the cult of Irish saints in Italy remains a desideratum.

McCarthy (Daniel): The chronological apparatus of the Annals of Ulster ad 82-1019.
In Peritia 16 (2002), pp. 256–283.
Studies the annals in fos. 12-14 of TCS H 1. 8 (= ad 81-387), arguing that it formed part of the original compilation of the Annals of Ulster.

Ó Corráin (Donnchadh): Synodus II Patricii and vernacular law.
In Peritia 16 (2002), pp. 335–343.
Discusses the adoption by secular lawyers of a principle from canon law referring to marriage (Synodus II Patricii §26) and its general application to contracts in vernacular law.

McLeod (Neil): Compensation for fingers and teeth in early Irish law.
In Peritia 16 (2002), pp. 344–359.
Discusses in particular the problem posed by the fact that compensation payments made for the loss of a little finger appear to be lower than those for other forms of injury not involving amputation.

Mohr (Thomas): Salmon of knowledge.
In Peritia 16 (2002), pp. 360–395.
Examines early Irish evidence on fishing rights used by Irish courts for the Erne (1927), the Moy (1934), and the Foyle and Bann (1945) fisheries cases.

Charles-Edwards (T. M.): The Uí Néill 695-743: the rise and fall of dynasties.
In Peritia 16 (2002), pp. 396–418.

Ó Murchadha (Diarmuid): Belach Conglais: one or two?
In Peritia 16 (2002), pp. 435–443.
Argues that the Munster Belach Conglais found in some sources is a literary fabrication connected with the rise of the Dál Cais.

Ó Mórdha (Eoghan): The Uí Briúin Bréifni genealogies and the origins of Bréifne.
In Peritia 16 (2002), pp. 444–450.

Ní Dhonnchadha (Máirín): Inis Teimle, between Uí Chennselaig and the Déissi.
In Peritia 16 (2002), pp. 451–458.
Discusses the saints associated with this site, which is identified with Greatisland, Co. Wexford.

Bourke (Cormac): Cairrecan Tempuill Solman.
In Peritia 16 (2002), pp. 474–477.
Argues that the artefact stolen from the church at Clonmacnoise in 1129 may have been an imported porphyry stone (either a relic or a portable altar).

Ó Mórdha (Eoghan): On Loch Uachtair (Lough Oughter, Co. Cavan).
In Peritia 16 (2002), pp. 477–478.
Argues it may have been known as Loch Erne in the early medieval period.

Young (Simon): St. Patrick and Clovis.
In Peritia 16 (2002), pp. 478–479.
ad Epistola ad milites Corotici, §14.

Herren (Michael): Vivien Anne Law.
In Peritia 16 (2002), pp. 524–525.