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652. Deanaidh cruas a chliar chrabhaidh $
Length: short 3qq
Certainty: 5
Period:
  1. 16th ult
  2. 17th early
Areas:
  1. Ulster
Classes:
  1. political cp
Manuscripts:
  1. RIA 1080 (B/iv/2) M. O Cleirigh 1627-8
Motifs:
  1. plight of true faith
Poet Christian Names:
  1. sname only (RIA1080)
Poet Surnames:
  1. O hEoghusa
Meter Vars:
  1. deibhidhe
Poem:

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Déanaidh cruas, a chliar chrábhaidh

[RIA 1080 (B\iv\2), 74v]

O hEogusa cecinit

[Deibhidhe, Dán Díreach]


1 Denaidh cruas a chliar chrabaidh

na smuainidh ní nemhcalmar

a dhream as dísle ar domhan

gearr ón ísle ardugha[dh].

2 Na braiter cruas bhar ccredi(o)mh

díongaidh go fóill foighide[in]

feuda Dia rédhugh[adh] libh [leg. r-]

fa mbia dh’elugha[adh] oruibh r.

3 Denaidh laider don loige

le bárr pene as penaide

ní ta [leg. é as?] rochosmuil libh [leg. r-]

an dochar-sin Dhé dhuiligh.