Ériu: founded as the journal of the School of Irish Learning devoted to Irish philology and literature 23 (1972)
Royal Irish Academy
Rev. by
Édouard Bachellery, in ÉtC 14 (1974-1975), pp. 322-327.
Pádraig Ó Riain, in StH 13 (1973), pp. 205-208.
Heinrich Wagner, in ZCP 33 (1974), pp. 304-306.
Bieler (Ludwig), Carney (James): The Lambeth commentary.
In Ériu 23 (1972), pp. 1–55.
Remnants of commentary, mainly in Irish, but with extensive Latin quotations on the Sermon on the Mount according to St. Matthew. Transcribed and edited with translation and notes from MS London, Lambeth Palace Fragments 1229 (ff. 7, 8). Text dated roughly to ca. 725.

Oskamp (H. P. A.): The first twelve folia of Rawlinson B 502.
In Ériu 23 (1972), pp. 56–72.
Discusses codicological and palaeographical features of first twelve leaves of MS (containing the Annals of Tigernach), which are of different provenance than rest of MS, and whose ‘scribal habits’ are similar to continental MSS.

Boling (Bruce D.): Some problems of the phonology and morphology of the Old Irish verb.
In Ériu 23 (1972), pp. 73–101.
Suggests the presence of a ‘connector’ particle (a neuter pronominal form *ed) as an explanation for non-lenition following certain preverbs in compound verbs. Also considers the derivation of certain absolute endings of simple verbs from verb + *ed.

Mac Cana (Proinsias): Mongán mac Fiachna and Immram Brain.
In Ériu 23 (1972), pp. 102–142.
[1.] The prose of Cín Dromma Snechta; [2.] The contextual affinities of Immram Brain; [3.] The incarnation and the birth of Mongán; [4.] Instances of the wonder-child in insular Celtic tradition. See also P. Mac Cana, in Ériu 26 (1975), pp. 33-52.
Mac Cana (Proinsias) (ref.)

Ó Buachalla (Breandán): Stair an chónaisc acht go.
In Ériu 23 (1972), pp. 143–161.
1. acht con ‘provided that’; 2. acht go i nGaeilge Chorca Dhuibhne; 3. acht go i nGaeilge na Gaillimhe; 4. acht go i nGaeilge Iorrais; 5. acht go i nGaeilge Dhún na nGall; 6. acht go i nGaeilge na hAlban; 7. Réimse shéimeantach acht go; 8. Léiriú; 9. acht sa Nua-Ghaeilge; 10. Conclúid.

Wigger (Arndt): Preliminaries to a generative morphology of the Modern Irish verb.
In Ériu 23 (1972), pp. 162–213.

de Bhaldraithe (Tomás): An litriú i bhfilíocht aiceanta na Nua-Ghaeilge.
In Ériu 23 (1972), pp. 214–226.
Reviews and assesses practices in the editing of Modern Irish accentual verse.

Cullen (John): Varia: I. Primitive Irish vowels in final syllables following i̯.
In Ériu 23 (1972), pp. 227–229.

Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: II. Seṭ and aniṭ verbal nouns in -n- in Celtic.
In Ériu 23 (1972), pp. 230–231.
Discusses the roots of the verbal nouns orcon, fedan, mlegon.

Greene (David): Varia: III. A detail of syncope.
In Ériu 23 (1972), pp. 232–234.
Discussion of ia in unstressed syllables in OIr., including disyllabic forms in ïa, e.g. in verbal forms foídiam, égthiar, dringthiar, rigthier; also discusses relationship between -bïad and -betis of the substantive verb.

Baumgarten (Rolf): Varia: IV. A crux in Táin bó Fraích.
In Ériu 23 (1972), pp. 235–241.
Discusses the grammar, idiom and contents of the dialogue in TBF lines 361-362 (as ed. by W. Meid 1967 [BILL 4991]).

Ó Tuama (Seán): A writer’s testament.
In Ériu 23 (1972), pp. 242–248.
Ó Cadhain (Máirtín) (hon.)