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Ériu Volume XLVIII (48), 1997 (Print Copy)

by Liam Breatnach
€ 25.00

Journal Details

Published date

14 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. An Irishman at Chartres in the Twelfth Century: The Evidence of Oxford, Bodleian Library, Ms Auct. F. III. 15 (pp. 1-35)

    Pádraig P. Ónéill

  2. Adomnán's "De Locis Sanctis": A Textual Emendation and an Additional Source Identification (pp. 37-40)

    Thomas O'Loughlin

  3. The Three Things Required of a Poet (pp. 41-58)

    John Carey

  4. Three Poems by Maol Muire Ó hUiginn to an Calbhach Ruadh Ó Domhnaill (pp. 59-82)

    Eoin Mac Cárthaigh and Maol Muire Ó hUiginn

  5. The Irish Grammatical and Syntactical Tracts: A Concordance of Duplicated and Identified Citations (pp. 83-101)

    Damian McManus

  6. Additional Notes to the "Annals of Ulster" (pp. 103-152)

    Bart Jaski

  7. Observations on Irish "Lann" '(Piece of) Land; (Church) Building' and Compounds (pp. 153-160)

    Liam Mac Mathúna

  8. Draíocht Uimhreacha: Anailís Shóinseálach ar Dheilbhíocht Iolra an Ainmfhocail i Gcanúint Iorras Aithneach (pp. 161-204)

    Brian Ó Curnáin

  9. On the Nature and Origin of Word-Initial H- in the Würzburg Glosses (pp. 205-227)

    Peter Schrijver

  10. The Inflection of Masculine and Feminine N-Stems in Irish (pp. 229-237)

    Karin Stüber

  11. Syncope Patterns in Denominative Verbs (pp. 239-264)

    Conchubhar Ó Crualaoich

  12. Varia I. "Tál" (p. 265)

    Eric P. Hamp

  13. Varia II. Notae Mediolanenses (pp. 267-272)

    Fredrik Otto Lindeman

  14. Varia III (pp. 273-276)

    Proinsias Mac Cana

  15. Varia IV. Hiberno-Latin Scaltae (pp. 277-279)

    Anthony Harvey and Jane Power

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.