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Ériu Volume LI (51), 2000 (Print Copy)

by Liam Breatnach
€ 25.00

Journal Details

Published date

17 November 2015

Frequency: 1 Annually

ISSN: 0332-0758

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Edited by: Proinsias Mac Cana, Rolf Baumgarten and Liam Breatnach

Ériu is devoted to Irish philology and literature, and from its foundation in 1904 the peer-reviewed journal has had a reputation internationally among Celtic scholars. In the century since its inception, Ériu has served as an outlet for the work of the early standard bearers of Irish language studies and Celtic studies and of each new generation of researchers in turn.

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  1. Kinship (pp. 1-22)

    Neil McLeod

  2. An Irish Homily on the Life of the Virgin Mary (pp. 23-58)

    Caoimhín Breatnach

  3. Reading Old Irish Writing: Making Complex Mechanisms Effortless-Well, Somewhat (pp. 59-62)

    Eric P. Hamp

  4. The Most Recent Model of the Development of Absolute and Conjunct Flexion (pp. 63-68)

    G. R. Isaac

  5. An Elegy on the Death of Aodh Ó Conchobhair († 1309) (pp. 69-91)

    Damian McManus

  6. The Diffusion of Adomnán's "De Locis Sanctis" in the Medieval Period (pp. 93-106)

    Thomas O'Loughlin

  7. How Subject Pronouns Spread in Irish: A Diachronic Study and Synchronic Account of the Third Person + Pronoun Pattern (pp. 107-157)

    Elisa Roma

  8. Irish Observance of the Three Lents and the Date of the St Gall Priscian (MS 904) (pp. 159-180)

    Pádraig P. Ó Néill

  9. Varia I. (h)uile (pp. 181-182)

    Eric P. Hamp

  10. Varia II. The Address to Fergus's Stone (pp. 183-187)

    John Carey

  11. Varia III. Gaulish souxtu: Early Irish suacht (pp. 189-192)

    Pierre-Yves Lambert

  12. Varia IV. IGT Citations and Duplicate Entries: Some Additional Identifications (pp. 193-194)

    Damian McManus

  13. Varia V. Non-Indo-European Surviving in Ireland in the First Millennium AD (pp. 195-199)

    Peter Schrijver

About the author

Liam Breatnach

Liam Breatnach MRIA is a Senior Professor in the School of Celtic Studies at the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, and co-editor of the journal Ériu, published by the Royal Irish Academy. His research interests are in the areas of Old Irish language; Middle Irish and the historical development of Irish; Early Irish law texts; and poets, poetry and metrics.