Classics (Book Chapters)
Flutes, pipes, or bagpipes? Observations on the terminology of woodwind instruments in Old and Middle Irish (Brepols, 2015-01)Old and Middle Irish sources offer a rich array of terms referring to woodwind instruments. However, terms like buinne, cúisech, cuisle, fetán, pípa, etc. are variously translated as ‘flute’, ‘whistle’, ‘pipe’, ‘bagpipe’ ...