Words and Proper Names

Fionn mac Cumhaill

Nagy (Joseph Falaky): Heroic destinies in the macgnímrada of Finn and Cú Chulainn.
In ZCP 40 (1984), pp. 23–39.
Outlines the common story pattern underlying the respective macgnímrada.
Padel (O. J.): The nature of Arthur.
In CMCS 27 (Summer, 1994), pp. 1–31.
Argues against the historicity of Arthur, drawing a parallel with Fionn’s role in Goidelic folklore.