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Ériu Volume LVI (56), 2006 (Print Copy)

by Liam Breatnach
€ 25.00

Journal Details

Published date

22 November 2015

Frequency: 1 Annually

ISSN: 0332-0758

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Edited by: Liam Breatnach, Rolf Baumgarten and Damian McManus

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. The Children of Adam and Eve in Medieval Irish Literature (pp. 1-11)

    Keith Glaeske

  2. Some Textual Problems in Rónán's Lament I: Two Quatrains concerning Echaid's Daughter (Fingal Rónáin Lines 180-7) (pp. 13-62)

    Jürgen Uhlich

  3. Satire, Praise and the Early Irish Poet (pp. 63-84)

    Liam Breatnach

  4. Agent Phrases with the Autonomous Verb in Modern Irish (pp. 85-115)

    Diarmuid Ó Sé

  5. Searching for the Moral in Bruiden Meic Da Réo (pp. 117-143)

    Ralph O'Connor

  6. Return to Dative Anmaimm (pp. 145-155)

    Andrew Miles Byrd

  7. Muirchú's Poisoned Cup: A Note on Its Sources (pp. 157-162)

    Thomas O'Loughlin

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.