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1317. Maith mo phardun-sa pais De $
Length: middling 20qq
Certainty: 3
Period:
  1. 16th ult
Areas:
  1. Munster
Classes:
  1. religious
Manuscripts:
  1. Mayn. C 97 Corc O Cadhla 1583-4
Motifs:
  1. envoi to Christ
  2. Imagery for God (as Trinity)
  3. Trinity
  4. Christ’s Crucifixion
  5. Sin and forgiveness
  6. charter of peace
Poet Christian Names:
  1. Donnchadh Maol (Mayn. C 97)
Poet Surnames:
  1. MacCraith
Meter Vars:
  1. deibhidhe
Poem:

Poem in printable PDF format

Maith mo phardún-sa páis Dé

[Maynooth MS C97, 6r]

Donnchad Maol M[ac Craith]

[Deibhidhe, Dán Díreach]


1 Maith mo fpardun-sa pais De

frith uadh co n-imad [.......ne]

pais mhoirIosa [n? ................]

[.........................................].

2 Sela ar ar sithcáin n-idhain

do cur Críosd go cairdimail

abfm- r[...] gan ceilg gcoinne

fa [.................................].

3 Ac so an pend lear dechdadh duin

ina fphoncaibh ar bpardun

frith o thairnge an da troigeadh

sith [or.............................].

4 Dealg maol nar goibhneadh mur gha

dob e singned ar sela

tug dar ngradh deagbhuille de

a barr dernuinn[e..........................].

5 A llus fola nar ffiu? sinn

do shil duin mur dubhsgribinn

d’fuil riogh nar der [...] doirchi

dar sgribh s[...........................].

6 Ni paiper ni memrum min

cairt ar saorta as e an fairbrigh

ar cairt ghaoil ni dual dimdha

ach sdu[................................].

7 Ni hór ni hairged míolla

iarrus se ar son bhéedssidha (?)

mur sud do saorfaidhe sibh

ac aoncroide ar chu[...].

8 Ni hogh ni hesbal (?) ele

fuair pardun uadh d’impedhi

ach a ri fen ar bfer dlighidh

do geab pel da[...................].

9 Do-chuaidh do cridháil ar sidh

os cinn chaich a gcrois ghéigmin

ri ’sa dha laimh ar letea?d

ni ni ar nac cóir c[...........].

10 Do maithedh duin ar ndimdha

fa dá laim tri dtigerna

le righ as coroin ’ma gchend

is on [................................].

11 An Sbiorad Naom naomtha a nert

Mac is Athur he a n-aoinfeacht

tri gráine as glaini inar ngort

[.................................................].

12 Tri leomain lán do mere

tri seabaic ar seilgi-ne

tri treoin nar tadaill a[n] t-olc

tri heoin calui[....] nar c[...].

13 Tri srotha nac serg teigle

tri focain na foreigni (?)

tri rílinne síth mur sin

bi[dh] firinne ina bhfhocluib.

14 Mo tri sdiuir ag sdoirm thuinne

tri seolta ar slios m’enluinge

goirter trí deaghlon[...........]

[.....................................].

15 Tri lochrainn a[s] sía soillsi

tri sgeith diona an domain-si

tri croidhegrád do fhoir mh’olc

coimiom [.............................].

16 Ri nimhe is Ri talman truim

as e as Airdri ar uaim ifoirn

a both fhuluchta as i an o[d...]

[.............................................].

17 Tri heithne éncnu finne

tri dairghe na dilinne

maith a dtri saoirmeasa so

tri haoibhn[....................].

18 M’anom ar icht na bfer-soin

an triur a-ta a n-aonfpersain

mo dha brat taithim no tri

mac is at[hair is aridrí?]

19 Dual cumachta os cionn eagna

d’ferg Dé do-ni neimheagla

saorfa sinn o ar fhas dom olc

sa [.......................................].

20 An te lé ar snadmad ar sidh

go mbere me d’éis m’aingnim

lem pardun gan cruas gcroidhe

suas don a[rddún ainglidhe?]

21 Pardun tri sela mur so

lor liom-sa d’fuasgladh m’anmo

do shaor mo Ri aro locht

braith Ri na tri gcumacht [corrupt?]. Maith mo...