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Bethada Náem nÉrenn (Author: Unknown)

Life 16

{folio 272a}

Do mhacuibh Ua Suanach.

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Fiachra cettamus, mac Eachach Muidhmedhoin, batar da mac lais .i. Amal- gaidh Nath I. Meic dano Nath I .i. Eocha Brec, Eocha Mingort, Elgach, Earca Caelbuide, Corcoroi, Onbecc, Mac Cuais, Oengas Lamhfadha. Clann Eachach Bric .i. h-Ui Eachdach Muaidhe .i. Clann Breithi meic Eachdach Bric, Clann Loeghaire meic Eachdach Bric .i. Muinter Muiren i n-Umhall; dibh-sidhe Maol Duin mac Criomtain, meic Dima, mic Diarmata, meic Senaigh, meic Laegaire, meic Echdach Bric. Cuimin mac Dima, meic Diarmata, i c-Cill Cuimin i tir O n-Eachdach .i. isin Ulaigh Moir fo chosaibh h-Ua Shuanaigh .i. i r-Rathain ro h-adhnacht Cuimin.

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Cenel Laeghaire, Muinter Muiren Glinne Muil Duin, Mointer Mail Foghamair, I Cridgen, I Lenain, I Flatili. Clann Breithi meic Echdach Bric .i. Mael Falce mac Breithe, Brodubh mac Breithe, Brenainn mac Breithe. Dibh-sidhe na tri h-Ui Suanaigh .i. Fidhmaine, Fidhairle, Fidhgus, tri meic Fidhbadhaigh Ferabla ingine Dima Duibh, meic Diarmata, meic Senaigh, meic Laeghaire, meic Eachdach Bric. Fidhbadhach on mac Con Duiligh, meic Comain, meic Suanaigh, meic Crecain Muaide, meic Bruidge, meic Brenainn, meic Breithe, (meic Eachdach Bric ut supra), meic Nath I, meic Fiachrach, meic Eachach Muigmedhoin.

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Ite iaramh naeimh Ua n-Eachach .i. Aedhan ic Cluain Eochaille isin Corann, Colman mac Eachach ic Senbochta i n-Uibh Ceinnselaigh; meic Eachach Muighmedhoin innsin. Naeimh immorro Sil Bric .i. Colman mac Duach, meic Ain- mirech, meic Conaill, meic Cobhtaigh, meic Eoghain, meic Eachach Muimnigh. {folio 272b} Na tri h-Ui Suanaigh tra, ite annso a n-gabhala .i. Fidhmaine occ Rathain, Fidhairle i Cintsaile, Fidgus oc Glas Carn, et reliqua.

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Mar fuair Mo Chuda h-Ua Suanaigh Ros Corr cona erann .i. Maol Bresail mac Cathasaigh meic Flainn Lena boi ar foghail. Aen dia fhogail .i. sarucchad croisi h-Ua Suanaigh a fhir- con airce i Fidh Elae imon cleir n-aesa certi is de ata Cros na Cainte i Fid Elo;


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i flaith Domhnaill meic Murchada do-ronadh an sarucchad h-Ua Suanaigh. Do-rimart Domhnall mac Murchada iar n-argain (h-Ua Suanaigh) in dilgenn uile. For-feimdhetth breth eraic ar med an t-saraighthe, co ro ladh for cubus h-Ua Suanaigh fadeisin. Is h-i immorro breth rucc-sidhe .i. tir an echta do thuitin i n-dilsi do Mo Cutta d' Ua Suanaigh .i. Ros Coir; na daoine do-roine ca h-echta .i. h-Ui Cernaigh, h-Ui Gilla Shuanaigh, h-Ui Conin, gan a n-impodh frisan fine cetna co laithe in bratha, et reliqua.

MO CUTTA CECINIT OCCA IONNARBADH O RATIIAIN
  1. 1] Nib shursan sccaradh sccarmait,
    2] Dursan nach anadh anmait;
    3] Gidh sunn, cidh tall no mairmis,
    4] Ro badh ferr linn na sccarmais.
  2. 5] In as lem-sa,
    6] Cain in cell-sa;
    7] Inas leis-siomh,
    8] Taisigh do-somh,
    9] Gurabh leisiomh.
  3. 10] Amhail gabus mac go m-blaidh
    11] Forbai a uasal-athar,
    12] Gebaidh m' ionad-sa go m-blaid
    13] Mac fial feta Fiodhbadhaigh.
  4. {folio 273a}14] Rathan na naemh ro charsam,
    15] Sosadh saer ar ro fhersam;
    16] Ar tafonn as nir charsam,
    17] Truag in mhalairt, nib shursann.

    Nib shursann, et reli- qua.

MO CUTTA CECINIT
  1. 1] Ni bia oran fairisiumh
    2] Acht mar bhis ben ar aithedh,
    3] Mo Rathen, budh mo Rathnin,
    4] Budh mor, budh mor mo Rathen.
  2. 5] Rathen ran, reil a ana
    6] Os ruidh reidh Erca fine,
    7] Is ris samlain-si Rathen,
    8] Re h-achadh do mhuigh nimhe.

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  4. 9] Budh i mo cheall catamhail,
    10] Beid innte buadha binne,
    11] Beid scola go lan- gradaibh
    12] Og foghlaim eccna inne.
  5. 13] Budh-si mo cheall catamhail,
    14] Biaidh innte imat n-angel,
    15] Budh-si mo port gabhala,
    16] Bidh-si mo dun, mo daingen.
  6. 17] In mac lasa toicebhthar,
    18] Bidh leis an dun na dria;
    19] Aca ni bia a indsamhail,
    20] Eter manchaibh ni bia.

    Ni bia, et reliqua.

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Fechtus rainic h-Ua Suanaigh co Laind Meic Luachain. Occlaech saidhbir i c-comfogus do Laind an tan-sin; battar secht meic occa, ferann mor .i. Coisimnach ainm ind occlaich. ‘A cleirigh’, ar Colman mac Luachain fri h-Ua Suanaigh, ‘tair lium do iarraidh faighde ferain ar Choisimnach’. ‘Rachat’, ar h-Ua Suanaigh. O 't-ces iatt, ro h- iadadh an baile friu, ro troisccsett go mattain i n-dorus na ratha in lion ro bhattar {folio 273b} .i. h-Ua Suanaigh cona muinntir, Colman, Maol Tuile mac Nochuire, .i. bron-dalta h-Ui Suanaigh.

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Conidh ann as-bert Colman re h-Ua Suanaigh .i. ‘tabhair do mhallacht ar Choisimnach cona cloinn’; co n-dernsat an triar-sin tri runda do Choisimnach, ut dixit Colman an rand:

    1. 1] ‘Fuirimh, a Fhidmaine Fhind,’
      2] Briathar do reir righ na rind
      3] Ar Choisimnach, comhall n-gal,
      4] ‘Cona moir-sheiser brathar’.

Dixit h-Ua Suanaigh:

    1. 1] ‘Mo mallacht-sa, co ti brath,’
      2] Ar Choisimnach ina rath,
      3] Is ar a chloinn, ni chelar,
      4] ‘I cein raibh nemh is talamh’.

Ut dixit Maol Tuile:

    1. 1] ‘Ni ro atrebhthar in rath’
      2] O a comharbaibh, co t-ti brath;
      3] Ar trosccadh na sruithe sen;
      4] ‘A Criost caidh, ro comhaillter’.


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Tuccadh dith ar Choisimnach iar sin, ro tuit an ferand ag an ecclais o sin alle, et reliqua.

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Tri meic ro faccaibh Gilla Coluim Ua Mael Muaidh .i. Cu Bladma, Donnchadh, Muircertach. Ro gabhsat na meic-sin occ foghail occ ingreim for Raithin, for muintir Raithin, for h-Ua Suanaigh; cu tainic Cu Bladma la n-ann go Rathain, ro marbh cuicc mile dec eter bec mor. Tainic iaramh fercc comharba h-Ui Suanaigh .i. Saerbrethach Ua Ceallaigh, chosaitt e go mor {folio 274a} i t-tech Murchadha I Mael Echlaind i n-Durmagh, ar is ann boi Ua Mail Echlaind istigh. Ocus do- roine a cosaid (.i. Con Bladhma), ina fiadhnaisi fein.

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Ron-gabh-somh in glas-bachaill, ro luigh nach deachaid do Rathain isin lo- sin uile, conach derna olc dar h-innisedh uadh. ‘Ni coir’, ar cach a coitchinne, ‘cosaid breicce do denamh fort’. Gidh edhsin tainic doridhisi do Rathain .i. i n-deghaidh h-Ua n-Duibginn. Ro bui ar fhoghail for dibeircc an tan-sin; tangattar for comairce ann, rucc na bu do lar na reilcce. Ro impo fer na m-bo fris- siumh iarttain, do-rad guin don sgin boi occa i mullach a brond. O 't-ces do-somh e fein i n-airdhenaibh bais, targaidh a mhaincine d' O Ceallaigh, d' Ua Suanaigh, nir gabh Ua Ceallaigh, ro ba marb- somh fri cend nomaidhe iarttain. Ocus ro moradh fiorta De h-Ua Suanaigh andsin.

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Ron-gabh Muircertach Ua Maol Muaidh righe Fer Cell iar sin. Tainic adhaigh n-aen ann do Rathain for aidhigecht, is ann boi a leabaidh in adhaigh- sin, isin tempull, boi a bhen ina fharradh isin leabaidh. Muighi do digh coiscc boi occ senoir ro boi isin m-baile. Ruccadh ar eiccin chuicce gusin tempall, mart do crudh in bhaile. Co n-ethat diblinaibh. Co m-boi an tan-sin Domhnall Ua Maol Muaid for ionnarbadh, Muinnter Luainim ina fharradh. Co r-rangattar a moch-trath do Rathain, gur uo iatt ro duisigh Muircertach, co n-dechaidh isin tempall for cula, gur loisced an tempall fair (tre) eilnedh an {folio 274b} tempaill ind oidhche roimhe-sin; go ro moradh ferta De h-Ua Suanaigh annsin.

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Ro marbadh Domhnall Ua Maol Muaidh ro loisc an tempall, ar lar Rathan ria cinn bliadna. Donnchadh h-Ua Maol Muaidh .i. an tres mac do Ghilla Coluim, ro gabhadh eisidhein ag Murchadh h-Ua Mail Echlainn, ro tiodnaic do Mhuinntir Luainim go t-tuccsat tunaith fair, go ro foil- gettar h-i poll mona co na frith riamh .i. ar mett a doibes.

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Aodh mac Domhnaill I Maol Muaid tainic-sidhe beos do Rathain for aidhighecht, gur marbhsat Muinter Luainim h-e i n-Inis Mo Chutta, se fir dec dia muinntir maraen fris; ro moraitt ferta De Mo Chutta h-Ua Suanaigh isna gniomhaibh-sin.

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Geocach h-Ua h-Ailleain d' Feraibh Cell do marbadh Gilla Choluim i n- Inis Locha Meic Dubhrai, do marbadh a mna .i. inghen h-Ua Bricc, dona Deisibh Muman, siatt for meiscce, ro marbadh in Geocach iarttain. Con- idh de ata Port in Geochaigh in bhail ro marbhadh e; et reliqua.

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