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Poem beginning 'Nuair bha thu sa bhroinn chaothrian' and accompanying vocabulary, c1866

Identifier: Coll-97/CW104/16

Scope and Contents

Poem beginning 'Nuair bha thu sa bhroinn chaothrain, Bu fhreasdalach mi ga chobhair' [The Rowan Hostel]. The poem contains twenty-four lines and the vocabulary notes are for 'Meothail = Delight and 'Air dhealbh mhuic = Like hogs'.


  • c1866

Language of Materials

English Gaelic

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 91 folios ; 20 x 16.5 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 38v, line 1 to folio 39r, line 5

Related Materials

GB 233 NLS ADv.MS.72.1.34, ff. 1-24

Coll-97/CW104/17 - also about the Rowan Hostel


Campbell, John Francis, (ed.), Leabhar na Féinne, vol I (London, 1872) pp. 86-88.
Bruford, Alan, 'Gaelic Folk-Tales and Mediæval Romances: A Study of the Early Modern Irish 'Romantic Tales and Their Oral Derivatives', Béaloideas (1966), p. 251.

Repository Details

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