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Posted By: Felipa
30-Jan-23 - 04:59 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Gabhaim Molta Brighde
Subject: RE: Origins: Gabhaim Molta Brighde
another source of information about Tomás Ó Flannagh>aile, author of "Gabhaim Molta Brighde" and also "Dóchas Linn Naomh Pádraig", a hymn to St Patrick:

another spelling of Ionmhain in verse 1 is ionúin but I'd say ionmhain represents the pronunciation better, at least in Ulster and Connacht dialects.
Bríde is the modern spelling of Brighde