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Ériu LXXII (vol 72) 2022 (print copy)

by Damian McManus
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Journal Details

Published date

22 April 2023

Frequency: 1/year

ISSN: 0332-0758

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Edited by: Mícheál Hoyne 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.

Earlier issues, along with the most recent issue, are available in print form exclusively here on our website or by subscription to MUSE, and can be viewed here. Many of the articles on MUSE have been made Open Access (OA) 



OA When did nd Become nn in Which Early Irish Environments? - Jürgen Uhlich 

OA ‘Woe is he Who Does Not Praise the Mother Of God’: Another Poem Beginning Mairg Nach Molann Máthair Dé  -  Eoghan Ó Raghallaigh

Corbre, Corknud and Llia Gvitel: Three Irish Allusions in Englynion Y Beddau  -  Patrick Sims-Williams

OA A Éamainn, An Agad Féin!: Dán Cointinne Agus Dán Ómóis In Éineacht  -  Meidhbhín Ní Úrdail

OA Restrictions on the Use of the Historical Present in Irish: The Evidence of the Grammatical and Syntactical Tracts  -  Mícheál Hoyne 

OA Gofraidh Óg Mac An Bhaird Cecinit: 7. Treóin An Cheannais Clann Dálaigh  -  Eoin MacCárthaigh

Repetition, Parallelism and Antonymous Verbal Phrases in Early and Classical Modern Irish  -  Damian McManus

OA Varia I: An IGT II citation in the Early Modern Irish prose text Eachtra an Cheithearnaigh Chaoilriabhaigh?  -  Brianán Ní Bhuachalla

OA Varia II: Éanainmneacha agus éanseanchas i bhfilíocht na scol II -  Eoin MacCárthaigh


About the author

Damian McManus

Professor Emeritus Damian McManus, Department of Irish and Celtic Studies, Trinity College Dublin, is a graduate of the University of Dublin (BA 1977), where he also completed his doctorate on 'The Latin loanwords in Early Irish' in 1982. He is an Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Fellow, a Fellow of Trinity College and Member of the Royal Irish Academy. His main areas of research are Primitive Irish, in particular the Latin loanwords and the Ogam alphabet, and Classical Modern Irish. He is author of A guide to Ogam, joint editor of Stair na Gaeilge, and has published many articles in learned journals in Celtic Studies. He was director of the Trinity-based 'Bardic Project', which published five hundred medieval Irish poems from manuscripts in Irish and British libraries (A Bardic miscellany, eds D. McManus and E. Ó Raghallaigh, 2010), and created a database of two thousand such poems ( He has also been joint editor of Ériu, the journal of the Royal Irish Academy devoted to Irish philology and literature, since 2005.