Words and Proper Names

Athirne

802.
Lubotsky (Alexander): Varia: IV. On the alliteration in The guesting of Athirne.
In Ériu 33 (1982), pp. 170–171.
Restores ‘linking alliteration’ by transposing lines 6 and 7 in poem beg. Glass úar errach aigide (as ed. by K. Meyer, in Ériu 7 (1914), p. 4 (Best2 1173), thus rendering D. Greene's emendations unnecessary (in A golden treasury of Irish poetry (1967), p. 141 [BILL 5542]).
Greene (D.) (ref.), Meyer (K.) (ref.)