CELT document G400078

Gebet um Thränen

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Edited by Kuno Meyer

Gebet um Thränen


    Gebet um Thränen

  1. Tucc dam, a Dē mōir,
    for bith cē, nī cēl,
    ar pīanu na plāg
    tonna dīana dēr
  2. Dom-roiched for rith
    soithech nā rop saich,
    co roich m'ōenar moch
    ar gach mbægol mbraith.
  3. Uchān, a Chrīst cāid,
    gan sruthān dom grūaid,
    feib tucais in linn
    don bandscāil timm trūaig.
  4. Uchān ar gach n-alt
    gan sruthān darm ucht,
    cu rob nige a-nocht
    dom chride is dom churp.
  5. Ar gach senōir sruith
    forfāgaib a thoich,
    ar do rīgi rēil,
    ar do chēimm ar croich.
  6. Ar cach ōin ro-chī
    a chin ar bith chē,
    mo chlōine, a Dē bī,
    co ro-c[h]ōine mē.
  7. Ar do maith co mōr,
    ar do ̇flaith cen lēn,
    co hopunn, co hūain
    tuc dam topur dēr.
  8. A mo dile, a Dē,
    am chridi do c[h]
    dēra dam, a Dē,
    cē ro-bēra ach[t] tu?

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Title (uniform): Gebet um Thränen

Title (firstline): Tucc dam, a Dē móir

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: 634 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: G400078

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

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Manuscript Source

  • London, British Library, Additional 30,512 fo 30b1.

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: Gebet um Thränen [Tucc dam, a Dē móir]’ (1907). In: Archiv für Celtische Lexikographie‍ 3. Ed. by Kuno Meyer. 215–246: 232.

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  editor 	 = {Kuno Meyer},
  title 	 = {Neue Mitteilungen aus irischen Handschriften: Gebet um Thränen [Tucc dam, a Dē móir]},
  journal 	 = {Archiv für Celtische Lexikographie},
  number 	 = {3},
  address 	 = {Halle a. d. Saale},
  publisher 	 = {Max Niemeyer},
  date 	 = {1907},
  note 	 = {215–246: 232}


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

Normalization: The electronic text represents the edited text on on p. 232. 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.

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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; prayer; religious

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  1. 2014-09-09: File updated. (ed. Beatrix Färber)
  2. 2014-07-03: Header created, file proofed (2); markup completed, file parsed; SGML and HTML files created. (ed. Beatrix Färber)
  3. 2014-07-03: Poem converted to XML. (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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