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Early modern technical verse from NLI G 3

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dc.contributor.author Ó Riain, Gordon
dc.date.accessioned 2017-06-23T11:57:10Z
dc.date.available 2017-06-23T11:57:10Z
dc.date.issued 2008
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10344/5840
dc.description peer-reviewed en_US
dc.description.abstract The following poem consists of a brief discussion of conjugated fonns of the copula and infixed pronouns (both of which are termed sealbhadh by the bardic grammarians) and their effects on subsequent radical consonants. On the whole, this amounts to a treatment of nasalisatiol(1). ' The poem is of interest for several reasons. It stands as one of very few extant examples of educational or mnemonic verse emanating from the bardic schools.(2) The order in which the consonants are dealt with, that of the Ogam alphabet (beirhe luis Ilion), with one exception, attests to the pervasiveness of that system in the schools.(3) The anonymous author's comments on the pronunciation of nasalised r are also of interest.(4) en_US
dc.language.iso eng en_US
dc.publisher National University of Ireland en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Eigse - A Journal of Irish Studies;36, pp. 35-42
dc.relation.uri http://www.nui.ie/eigse/
dc.subject early modern technical verse en_US
dc.title Early modern technical verse from NLI G 3 en_US
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/article en_US
dc.type.supercollection all_ul_research en_US
dc.type.supercollection ul_published_reviewed en_US
dc.date.updated 2017-06-12T10:03:02Z
dc.description.version PUBLISHED
dc.rights.accessrights info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess en_US
dc.internal.rssid 1647708
dc.internal.copyrightchecked Yes
dc.identifier.journaltitle Eigse-A Journal Of Irish Studies
dc.description.status peer-reviewed


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