CELT document G400073

Ein König muß zehn ständige Begleiter haben

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Edited by Kuno Meyer

Ein König muß zehn ständige Begleiter haben


    1. Ein Köunig muß zehn stäundige Begleiter haben.

  1. Deichnebar cuibrind in rīg
    cen imrisin, cen imsnīm,
    eōl dam a n-āirem uile
    itir rīg is roduine.
  2. Dlegair i cuibrind rīg raith
    brethem is fili is flaith,
    in rī ac nā bīa in trēide tall
    nī dlig fēine eneclann.
  3. Anmchara ac forcetal scēl,
    senchaid lessaiges cen lēn,
    airfitech re tētaib thall
    dligit īc is eneclann.
  4. Liaig in cethramad duine
    d'̇fis galair cach āen-uile,
    triar fri tolam buidnib bann
    sloindfet do slūagaib Ēirenn.
  5. In rī ac nā bīa sin uile
    nī dlig āirim rīgraide,
    i tig Temra nī bīa a sel
    in rī ac nach bīa in deichnebar.

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Title (uniform): Ein König muß zehn ständige Begleiter haben

Title (firstline): Deichnebar cuibrind in rīg

Editor: Kuno Meyer

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Electronic edition compiled by: Beatrix Färber

Funded by: University College, Cork, School of History

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1. First draft.

Extent: 621 words

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Address: College Road, Cork, Ireland—http://www.ucc.ie/celt

Date: 2014

Distributor: CELT online at University College, Cork, Ireland.

CELT document ID: G400073

Availability: Available with prior consent of the CELT programme for purposes of academic research and teaching only.

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Manuscript Source

  • University College Dublin, formerly Franciscan Library, Killiney, MS A 9, p. 37.

Internet availability of Meyer's annotated edition

  • See http://www.ucc.ie/academic/smg/CDI/PDFs_textarchive/Meyer_Neue_Mitteilungen_ACL3.pdf

Information on Kuno Meyer

  • See http://mujweb.cz/enelen/km.htm

The edition used in the digital edition

‘Neue Mitteilungen aus irischen Handschriften: Ein König muß zehn ständige Begleiter haben’ (1907). In: Archiv für Celtische Lexikographie‍ 3. Ed. by Kuno Meyer. 215–246: 223.

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  editor 	 = {Kuno Meyer},
  title 	 = {Neue Mitteilungen aus irischen Handschriften: Ein König muß zehn ständige Begleiter haben},
  journal 	 = {Archiv für Celtische Lexikographie},
  number 	 = {3},
  address 	 = {Halle a. d. Saale},
  publisher 	 = {Max Niemeyer},
  date 	 = {1907},
  note 	 = {215–246: 223}


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Correction: Text has been checked and proof-read twice.

Normalization: The electronic text represents the edited text on on p. 223. In Meyer's edition, the acute accent and the macron are used to mark long vowels. Editorial corrections and expansions are marked. Hyphenation and word separation have been brought in line with CELT practice.

Quotation: There are no quotations.

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Segmentation: div0=the group of poems; div1=the individual poem. Page-breaks are marked pb n=""; manuscript foliation is marked mls unit="ms folio" and numbered.

Interpretation: Names are not tagged, nor are terms for cultural and social roles.

Profile description

Creation: By an unknown Irish author c.600–900

Language usage

  • The text is in Old Irish. (ga)
  • The supplied title is in German. (de)

Keywords: poetry; medieval; king's entourage

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  1. 2014-09-09: File updated. (ed. Beatrix Färber)
  2. 2014-07-01: File proofed (1, 2); content markup completed, header completed; file parsed; SGML and HTML files created. (ed. Beatrix Färber)
  3. 2014-06-14: Poem converted to XML, provisional header created. (ed. Beatrix Färber)
  4. 1996: First proofing; structural markup added. (ed. Vibeke Dijkman)
  5. 1996: Text scanned in. (text capture Students at the CURIA project)

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