Words and Proper Names


Charles-Edwards (T. M.): A contract between king and people in medieval Ireland? Críth gablach on kingship.
In Peritia 8 (1994), pp. 107–119.
Analyses practicalities, ideals and obligations of kingship. Incl. discussion of terms oirdnidir ‘ordains’ and folud ‘contractual obligation’.
Boyle (Elizabeth): Neoplatonic thought in medieval Ireland: the evidence of Scéla na esérgi.
In Medium ævum 78/2 (2009), pp. 216–230.
With a study of the author’s philosophical vocabulary, focusing on the terms dliged, folud, aicned, umallóit, teorfegad.