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Ériu Volume XXXVI (36), 1985 (Print Copy)

by Proinsias Mac Cana
€ 25.00

Journal Details

Published date

02 November 2015

Frequency: 1 Annually

ISSN: 0332-0758

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Edited by: Proinsias Mac Cana and E. G. Quin

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 Significance of Cothraige (pp. 1-9)

    Anthony Harvey

  2. Politics and Pure Narrative in the Stories About Corc of Cashel (pp. 11-28)

    David Sproule

  3. The Prose Setting of the Early Welsh Englynion Chwedlonol (pp. 29-43)

    Jenny Rowland

  4. The Modern Irish Double Relative and Syntactic Binding (pp. 45-84)

    James McCloskey

  5. The Würzburg and Milan Glosses: Our Earliest Sources of 'Middle Irish' (pp. 85-106)

    Kim McCone

  6. Purpose and Consecutive in Irish (pp. 107-123)

    Dorothy Disterheft

  7. Caducous and Fallen Vowels in Irish and Scottish Gaelic (pp. 125-136)

    Seosamh Watson

  8. The Relative Endings of the Old Irish Simple Verb (pp. 137-142)

    Anders Ahlqvist

  9. Reduction of Allomorphy and the Plural in Irish (pp. 143-162)

    Raymond Hickey

  10. Varia I (pp. 163-168)

    Paul Russell

  11. Varia II (pp. 169-176)

    Kim McCone

  12. Varia III. The Trial of Mael Ḟothartaig (pp. 177-180)

    Tomás Ó Cathasaigh

  13. Varia IV (pp. 181-184)

    Eric P. Hamp

  14. Varia V. Old Irish Sléic (pp. 185-186)

    Pádraig P. Ó Néill

  15. Varia VI (pp. 187-190)

    Pierre-Yves Lambert

  16. Varia VII (pp. 191-194)

    Fredrik Otto Lindeman

  17. Varia VIII. Devoicing and Pre-aspiration in Varieties of Scots Gaelic (pp. 195-198)

    Máirtín Ó Murchú

  18. Varia IX (pp. 199-201)

    Tomás De Bhaldraithe

  19. Varia X. Moínigidir/Moínigud (pp. 202-206)

    Damian Mc Manus

  20. Varia XI (pp. 207-209)

    E. G. Quin

  21. Varia XII. A Note on the Prepositional Relative (pp. 210-212)

    Proinsias Mac Cana

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