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Dictionary of Irish Literature

Revised and Expanded Edition
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by Robert Hogan

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Published by Greenwood Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: general,
  • General,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / General,
  • Reference,
  • Dictionaries,
  • English literature,
  • Irish authors,
  • Irish literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages704
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10419779M
    ISBN 10031330176X
    ISBN 109780313301766

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Irish literature: see Gaelic literature Gaelic literature, literature in the native tongue of Ireland and Scotland. Since Scots Gaelic became separate from Irish Gaelic only in the 17th cent., the literature is conventionally divided into Old Irish (before ), Middle Irish (until ), Late Middle or Early Modern.

Vol 1: Dictionarium scoto-celticum: a dictionary of the Gaelic language: comprising an ample vocabulary of Gaelic words, as preserved in vernacular speech, manuscripts, or printed works, with their signification and various meanings in English and Latin, illustrated by suitable examples and phrases, and with etymological remarks, and vocabularies of Latin and English words.

One of the earliest masterpieces of Irish literature was The Book of the Dun Cow, a retelling of the ancient legends and tales known as the Ulster cycle. Written by learned monks, it dates from about In the centuries that followed, Gaelic literature declined under.

• Foclóir gaedhilge agus béarla, Irish English Dictionary being a thesaurus of words, phrases and idioms of the modern Irish language, with explanations in English, by Patrick Dinneen () • Larger English-Irish dictionary, Foclóir béarla-gaedhlige, by Timothy O'Neill-Lane () • Learner's English-Irish dictionary for use in.

The Country Girls () | Edna O’Brien. Considered the ‘doyenne’ of Irish literature, Edna O’Brien is a greatly celebrated novelist, poet and playwright whose first work, ‘The Country Girls’, is recognised for its contribution to the development of discussions of sexuality, amongst other social issues, in a post-war period that was particularly : Bethany Stuart.

Though special attention is given to present-day writers, over years of Irish writing are represented. This reference work is essential for identification of major and minor Irish writers and is a vital supplement to the more critical Dictionary of Irish Literature, edited by Robert Hogan (LJ 9/1/79), which treats only by: 8.

Literature on Dictionary of Irish Literature book Reference is continually expanding, created under the authorship or editorship of recognised experts. See below for the current title list. For information about Literature, including interviews with featured authors, sample content, and more, please visit the Literature subject page.

The book is divided up into sections so that you can find a name based on Irish animals, myths, saints, legends, etc and dark, light or red hair. Then there is a complete name listing from A to Z, a list that translates Irish names to English and another that does English to Irish/5(19).

Brewer's Dictionary of Irish Phrase & Fable is dedicated to the history, culture, and mythology of the Emerald Isle. With a stunningly eclectic array of more than 6, entries on words, phrases, names, titles, people, events, and places, it is an invaluable work of reference. And in the great tradition of Brewer's, it is guaranteed to intrigue, inform, and delight lovers of the arcane, the.

Gaelic literature, literature in the native tongue of Ireland and Scotland. Since Scots Gaelic became separate from Irish Gaelic only in the 17th cent., the literature is conventionally divided into Old Irish (before ), Middle Irish (until ), Late Middle or Early Modern Irish (until ), and Modern Irish and Scots Gaelic (from ).

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The Oxford History of the Irish Book, Volume IV The Irish Book in English, Edited by James H. Murphy History of the Irish Book. Part of the authoritative Oxford History of the Irish Book series; Explores canonical authors in a new context and brings neglected authors to.

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As a result, there are. Early Irish literature is the oldest vernacular literature in Western Europe. The earliest existing examples of the written Irish language are Ogham inscriptions dating from the 4th century.

Extant manuscripts do not go back farther than the 8th century. Dictionary of Irish Biography; Dictionary of Medieval Latin from Celtic Sources the hide of the dun cow that belonged to St Ciarán.

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Did You Know. The work of the great native Irish scholars O'Curry and O'Donovan, who first penetrated the difficult heritage of the Brehon Laws, and who from their marvelous and unique acquaintance with Irish manuscripts first gave the world a general knowledge of Irish literature, was succeeded by the more strictly scientific labours of Whitley Stokes.

Dictionary of the Irish Language, authoritative dictionary of the Irish language that continues, starting with the letter D, the work of Kuno Meyer’s Contributions to Irish Lexicography (–07), which covered A–C.

Based, according to its subtitle, on Old and Middle Irish materials, it began. The Dictionary of Irish Biography. The Dictionary of Irish Biography is Ireland’s national biographical dictionary.

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n. English as spoken by the Irish.Drawing on the resources of a recently-established Hiberno-English website hosted by UCD, this new edition of A Dictionary of Hiberno-English has been extensively revised and updated From the reviews of the first edition: The Guardian Tom Paulin Terry Dolan s A Dictionary of Hiberno-English is a pioneering work of scholarship which ascertains the nature of English as it is .