Words and Proper Names

ríastrad

1926.
Sayers (William): Airdrech, sirite, and other early Irish battlefield spirits.
In Éigse 25 (1991), pp. 45–55.
With discussion of related terms.
3672.
Lowe (Jeremy): Kicking over the traces: the instability of Cú Chulainn.
In StC 34 (2000), pp. 119–129.
Examines instances of Cú Chulainn’s transgression of gender, identity and tribal boundaries, with reference to Julia Kristeva’s concept of ‘abjection’.
11789.
Moore (Elizabeth): ``In t-indellchró bodba fer talman'': a reading of Cú Chulainn’s first recension ríastrad.
In PHCC 29 (2011), pp. 154–176.