CELT document G400079

Ein Gebet Fursas

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Edited by Kuno Meyer

Ein Gebet Fursas


    Ein Gebet Fursas


    Fursu cecinit.

  1. Robé mainrechta Dē forsind [̇f]ormna-sa,
    robé torruma in spirta naoimh for in cend-sa,
    robé airde Crīst isin ēdan-sa,
    robé ésdecht in spirta nāimh isna clūasaib-sea,
    robé bolltanugad in spirta nōib isna srōnaib-sea,
    robé iṁfaiccsin fer nime isna sūilib-sea,
    robé comlabra fer nime isna bēlaib-sea,
    robé lubair eculsa Dē isna lāmaib-sea,
    robé les Dē ocus a choimnesa isna cosaib-sea,
    roba locc do Dīa in cride-sea,
    rob la Dīa athair uile in duine-sea!
    Credo ocus pater.

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Title (uniform): Ein Gebet Fursas

Title (firstline): Robé mainrechta Dē forsind fhormna-sa

Editor: Kuno Meyer

Responsibility statement

Electronic edition compiled by: Beatrix Färber

Funded by: University College, Cork, School of History

Edition statement

1. First draft.

Extent: 571 words

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Publisher: CELT: Corpus of Electronic Texts: a project of University College, Cork

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

Date: 2014

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

CELT document ID: G400079

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 35b2.

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 Gebet Fursas [Robé mainrechta Dē forsind fhormna-sa]’ (1907). In: Archiv für Celtische Lexikographie‍ 1. Ed. by Kuno Meyer. 215–246: 232.

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  editor 	 = {Kuno Meyer},
  title 	 = {Neue Mitteilungen aus irischen Handschriften: Ein Gebet Fursas [Robé mainrechta Dē forsind fhormna-sa]},
  journal 	 = {Archiv für Celtische Lexikographie},
  number 	 = {3},
  number 	 = {1},
  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.

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)
  • One line is in Latin. (la)
  • The supplied title is in German. (de)

Keywords: poetry; medieval; prayer; religious

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  1. 2014-09-10: File updated. (ed. Beatrix Färber)
  2. 2014-07-04: Header created, file proofed (2); markup completed, file parsed; SGML and HTML files created. (ed. Beatrix Färber)
  3. 2014-07-04: 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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