Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 2757
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Ní Dhonnchadha , Máirin
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  • Title: Caillech and Other Terms for Veiled Women in Medieval Irish Texts [meanings discussed are: wife, nun, penitent spouse, witch, and housekeeper].
  • Source: Éigse: A Journal of Irish Studies 28, ( 1994- 1995): Pages 71 - 96.
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Caillech (Middle Irish: Veiled One) Chastity Ireland Irish Language Language Wives
  • Geographic Area: British Isles
  • Century: General
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  • Author's Affiliation: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies
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  • Year of Publication: 1994- 1995.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 00132618
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