CELT document G402175

A Mhuire mhór

Donnchadh Mór Ó Dálaigh

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     p.61

    XXX

  1. A Mhuire mhór
    a mhionn sochuir ar sluaghaireacht
    a thonn nach tráigh
    mo long id láimh dá luamhaireacht.
  2. Conách diombuan
    an domhain ché briosg braithleaghtha
    gabh linne a ógh
    a thinne glan d'ór aitheaghtha.
  3. Ionnramh mh'anman
    eagail liom lá na fírinne
    ocht gcoire im chionn
    a uidhe fionn na fírinne.
  4. Anam gach fhir
    ón uair curtar 'n-ar gcorpaibh-ne
    deamhan 'n-a dháil
    leabhar 'n-a láimh dar lochtaibh-ne.
  5. Faoiside chuil
    go ceart gidh chuin do chaisgéaradh
    deamhan budh dall
    sa leabhar tall 'gá taisbéanadh.
  6. Dá mbé ag duine
    i ndíol a pheacaidh peall gaoiside
    mar sgín 'gá sgrios
    bídh gan fhios ar n-a fhaoiside.
  7.  p.64
  8. Sgrios na sgéala
    do sgríobh Diabhal 'n-a dhubh-shaltair
    líon mo lámha
    síol mo chnámha dod chumhachtaibh.
  9. A mháthair Dé
    déana ar mo sgéalaibh sgol-oideacht
    mun bhfíor foghain
    bíodh gach cobhair dom chomh-oideacht.
  10. Do bhiathsad Críosd
    do chíche soillse sneacht-mholdha
    do bhí id bhruinne
    do Rí Rí an chruinne cheachtardha.
  11. Déana mo bhruith
    bí ar mo cholainn id chócaire
    cáidh mo cholla
    báidh le tonna na trócaire.
  12. Leasg liom éirghe
    d'Iair-mhéirghe chrithir chodalta
    críon cuing diabhail
    boing díom ciamhair mo chodalta.
  13. Tathaigh mo theagh
    toirche chugam im chroidhei-se
    a Mhoire mhall
    im chroidhe thall go dtoirise.
  14. Dá gcurtha im chionn
    céad teangadh suadh go síor-ghloine
    ní thuiréamhainn a mhíon-Mhuire
    do mhíorbhuile.
  15. Sinne ar gach raon
    seach raon bhfairsing croinn Chalbaire
    a craoibh-dheilg díom
    a naoimh-fheirg díon a dhagh-Mhuire.
    A Mhuire.

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Title (uniform): A Mhuire mhór

Author: Donnchadh Mór Ó Dálaigh

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Electronic edition compiled and proof-read by: Beatrix Färber and Hilary Lavelle

Funded by: The HEA via the LDT Project and School of History, University College Cork

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1. First draft.

Extent: 1009 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: G402175

Availability: Available with prior consent of the CELT programme for purposes of academic research and teaching only. CELT would like to thank the Irish Province of the Society of Jesus for granting permission to reproduce this work in electronic form.

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Manuscript source

  • Dublin, Trinity College Library, MS 1340 (H. 3. 19, The Tinnakill Duanaire); 16th c.; 17th century additions. Digital images and a description of the MS are available on http://www.isos.dias.ie.

Literature

  1. This poem is listed in the Irish Bardic Poetry Database (see http://bardic.celt.dias.ie/main.html) and dated to the early 13th century.
  2. An English translation is available in Dá Dé, 128.

The edition used in the digital edition

‘A Mhuire mhór’ (1940). In: Dán Dé‍. Ed. by Lambert McKenna. Dublin: The Educational Company of Ireland, pp. 63–64.

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Creation: By Donnchadh Mór Ó Dálaigh c.1200–1225

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  • The text is in Classical Modern Irish. (ga)

Keywords: bardic; poetry; religious; 13c

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  1. 2014-11-24: File proofed (2); corrections integrated; SGML and HTML files created. (ed. Beatrix Färber)
  2. 2014-11-19: Separate file for individual poem created; TEI header created. (ed. Beatrix Färber)
  3. 2014-10-01: Text re-coded for poetry, with verses and metrical lines; mid-dot eliminated; page-breaks added; supplied text encoded; more proofing. (ed. Beatrix Färber)
  4. 2014-09-26: TEI header created. Encoding revised and updated. (ed. Beatrix Färber)
  5. 2006: File proof-read (1). (ed. Hilary Lavelle, LDT Project, University of Ulster at Coleraine)
  6. 2006: Text scanned, as part of Dán Dé; basic XML prose markup applied. (Text capture Data capture company)

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