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legendary high-king of Ireland; son of Eterscél (Mór) and Mess Búachalla; tragic protagonist of Togail bruidne Da Derga
Warrior of the Ulaid in the Ulster Cycle; son of Amergin and Findchóem. In Irish genealogies, he is presented as an ancestor of the kings of the Dál nAraidi and the Uí Echach Coba.
  • Caisel
Legendary ancestor of the Éoganachta and a key figure in origin stories about the kingship of Cashel.

Conall Corc mac Luigdech See: Conall Corc

One of the sons of Níall Noígíallach; king of Uisnech/Mide.
  • supp. fl. 5th c.
son of Níall Noígíallach; ruler of what was to become Tír Conaill (‘Conall's land’) and eponymous ancestor of the Cenél Conaill.

Conall mac Luigthig See: Conall Corc

abbot of Iona
  • supp. fl. 4th century
  • Brittany, Rennes
Legendary leader of the earliest migrations of Britons to Brittany and a ‘founding father’ of Brittany in the historical scheme laid out by Geoffrey of Monmouth’s Historia regum Britanniae and the texts that followed it.
king of the Laigin and high-king of Ireland; son of Find (File) mac Rosa