Aided na macraidi ‘The death of the youths’

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  • Táin bó Cúailnge
Short episode in the Táin bó Cúailnge (Recension I).
Aided na macraidi
‘The death of the youths’
For the first story of the same title in TBC I, see the entry with the spelling ‘Aided na maccraide’.
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Táin bó Cúailnge
Táin bó Cúailnge
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See Táin bó Cúailnge for the complete list
[ed.] [tr.] OʼRahilly, Cecile [ed. and tr.], Táin bó Cúailnge: Recension I, Dublin: DIAS, 1976.
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Lines 1631–1657 Recension I.
Dennis Groenewegen
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