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1900. Tu a Mhuire a shiur, mo bhuime is mo bhainimpir
Length: short 14qq
Certainty: 4
Period:
  1. 16th ult
  2. 17th early
Areas:
  1. Munster
Classes:
  1. religious
Manuscripts:
  1. RIA 20 (23/M/30) E. O Caoimh 1684-1707
  2. RIA 492(23/G/27)M.Og OLongain 1795-
  3. RIA 257 (23/G/24) M.Og OLongain 1795-
  4. Mayn. M 96 Micheal Og O Longain 1817
  5. Mayn. M 71 Tadhg O Conaill 1820
Motifs:
  1. Imagery for Mary (pearl, rose, star)
  2. Mary’s role in man’s salvation
  3. Mary as kinswoman
  4. Poem offered in exchange for salvation
Poet Christian Names:
  1. Eoghan mac Donnchaidh Mhaoil (RIA 20)
Poet Surnames:
  1. MacCraith
Patron Christian Names:
  1. BVM
Patron Surnames:
  1. saint
Apologue Subclasses:
  1. Annunciation
  2. Assumption
Meter Vars:
  1. droighneach
Poem:
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