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Ériu Volume LIII (53), 2003 (Print Copy)

by Liam Breatnach
€ 25.00

Journal Details

Published date

19 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. Lexical and Literary Aspects of 'Heart' in Irish (pp. 1-18)

    Liam Mac Mathúna

  2. Two Poems Attributed to Muireadhach Albanach Ó Dálaigh (pp. 19-52)

    Meidhbhín Ní Úrdail and Muireadhach Albanach Ó Dálaigh

  3. Personal Names and an Insular Tradition of Pseudo-Dares (pp. 53-59)

    Erich Poppe

  4. Forainmneacha Agus Na Foirmeacha Táite Den Mbriathar (pp. 61-90)

    A. Doyle

  5. The Transmission and Structure of Immram Curaig Ua Corra (pp. 91-107)

    Caoimhín Breatnach

  6. Processes in Nasalization and Related Issues (pp. 109-132)

    Roibeard Ó Maolalaigh

  7. On Words Ending in a Stressed Vowel in Early Irish (pp. 133-142)

    Liam Breatnach

  8. Recht Fáide and Its Gloss in the Pseudo-Historical Prologue to the Senchus Már (pp. 143-150)

    R. Mark Scowcroft

  9. Varia I. Some Old Irish Etymologies, and Some Conclusions Drawn from Them (pp. 151-155)

    G. R. Isaac

  10. Varia II. A Possible Internal Source for Scottish Gaelic Plural -an (pp. 157-161)

    Roibeard Ó Maolalaigh

  11. Varia III. Vocalic Variation in air-, aur- (pp. 163-169)

    Roibeard Ó Maolalaigh

  12. Varia. IV (pp. 171-178)

    Roibeard Ó Maolalaigh

  13. Varia. V (pp. 179-181)

    Proinsias Mac Cana

  14. Varia. VI (pp. 183-186)

    Eric P. Hamp

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.