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  • Clúain Moccu Nóis
Ecclesiastical lay dynasty who provided officials for the monastery of Clonmacnoise. Named after Conn na mBocht (d. c. 1060), they traced their descent to anchorites in the 8th century.

Meic Mhathghamhna See: Mac Mathghamhna family

  • s. xx / s. xxi
  • fl. 5th–early 6th century
  • Ardachad ... Co. Longford
reputed founder and patron saint of Ardachad (Ardagh, Co. Longford); associated with St Brigit of Kildare
  • 1911–1990
Norwegian linguist and Celticist.

The manuscripts of Newman College are housed in the Allan and Maria Myers Academic Centre, together with the collection of St Mary's College.

  • s. xx / s. xxi

Library belonging to the Benediktinerstift of Melk.

  • fl. mid–9th century
  • Gwynedd
king of Gwynedd
magician in Arthurian legend; primarily a creation of Geoffrey of Monmouth, who appears to have based his character on the prophet Myrddin as well as Ambrosius Aurelianus.
  • s. xx / s. xxi