Words and Proper Names

Róimid Rígóinmit

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Sayers (William): Róimid rígóinmit, royal fool: onomastics and cultural valence.
In JIES 33/1-2 (Spring/Summer 2005), pp. 41–51.
Discusses the etymology of OIr. óinmit and the signification of the character of the fool in the literature.