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Clocán binn
Language: Irish (Gaelic) 
Clocán binn 
benar i n-aidchi gaíthe 
ba ferr lim dul ina dáil 
indás i n-dáil mná baíthe.

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Manuscript source: Trinity College, Dublin: MS. 1308 (H. 2. 12, no. 8): page 13b line 13. Source used by translators is: Irische Texte mit Übersetzungen und Wörterbuch, Dritte Serie, 1. Heft, journal article by Rudolf Thurneysen, ed. by Whitley Stokes and Ernst Windisch. Leipzig, S. Hirzel, 1891, page 16, example no. 40.


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  • ENG English (Kuno Meyer) , "The church bell in the night"

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This text was added to the website: 2016-08-15
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