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1673. Saor misi a mhic an Duilimh $
Length: short 4qq
Certainty: 5
Period:
  1. 16th ult
  2. 17th early
Areas:
  1. Ulster?
Classes:
  1. religious
Manuscripts:
  1. NLS Adv 72/2/14 16th cent
Motifs:
  1. Christ’s Crucifixion
  2. old age?
Poet Christian Names:
  1. Fearghal Og (NLS 72/2/14)
Poet Surnames:
  1. cname only
Meter Vars:
  1. RannBheag
Poem:

Poem in printable PDF format

Saor mise, a Mhic an Dúilimh

[NLS Adv 72/2/14, 27v]

An fer ceadna .i. Fergal(l) Og Mac an Baird cecinit

[Rannaíocht Bheag, Dán Díreach]


1 Saor misi a Mhic an Duilimh

a Mhic gan eiteach einfhir

cosmhail sinn re síol Adhaimh

fa chiogh h’alaigh rinn reidhigh.

2 B[ao]ghal l[e]ind a Dhe ar nderadh

a n-eir[r] mo ré da rabar

ar mo thaobh da dti an fphudhar

a chraobh umhal tri dtaman.

3 Tar neimh ghona Dé duiligh

na co(ud)[ng]aimh me a Mhic gradaigh

a-muigh a ngioll rem ghniomaib

siodaigh riom fa fuil t’alaidh.

4 Baogal daibh dail do chrú-sa

gidh mor ar chach do chíos-sa

bi soirbh red cloinn fan gcas-sa

roinn grasa o[i]rn a Iosa. Saor...