On 30/06/2015 2:02 AM, Liz Gabay wrote:
> Here is the end of the roscad.
> Bladma cen blath.
> Aine cen hol.
> Echtgi cen ag.
> Laigin hi ngair.
> Laigis os chach.
> Eli do meth.
> Eri cen maith.
> O sin immach
> coti in brath.
> Et reliqua.
One minor thing: the MS has 'himmach' rather than 'immach' (as you indicate
in your Notes).
> Alliteration - bladma/blath
> Aine/hol may alliterate as I don't think the 'h' was pronounced.
Correct. And there may be the following complex correspondences:
EchtGi / ÁG
laiGiN / NGáir
LaiGin / LaíGis, Eli / Éri (cf the names in M+N in the lines 6-8 in the
MeTH / MaiTH
The long vowels in the final syllables of lines 9-13 (bláth, hól, ngáir,
chách: matching those in lines 1-8 of the previous instalment).