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The Twilight of the Celtic Gods
The Milesians, according to myth, were the first Celts to settle in Ireland. This group was named after the eight sons of Mil (some texts say King Milesius); these Gaelic peoples, the myths report, came to Ireland from Spain. Ironically, the first phase of...
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Mother Of The Gods And The Father Of The Gael
There is no surviving, or as yet translated, Creation story within Irish mythology. We learn from the Lebor Gabala Erenn, a text from the Christian Middle Ages, of the Tuatha De Danann, or "People of the Goddess Danu", who came to Ireland either...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Celtic Gods and Heroes: The Gods of Ancient Ireland
Celtic peoples established themselves in Ireland about 2,500 years ago. But humans had inhabited the island long before that, as evidenced by the monument site at Newgrange dating to 3000 B.C., as well as the prehistoric megaliths at Carrowmore in Sligo, and...
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Shapeshifting in Celtic Myth
The theme of shapeshifting is found in Celtic myth regardless of the specific country one invesigates. Thoughout my studies of Celtic lore I have found that there were very specific reasons or circumstances for shapeshifting. These reasons fall into at least...
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Newsletter No 14 Spring 2014 - Clonfert Research Project
Conchobair Maenmaige Ua Conchobair was a grandson of Tairrdelbach, and ... In 1162 he defeated “a force of twelve score men” led by Niall Mac Lochlainn, ... He forced his father, Ruaidrí, to abdicate in 1183 and became king of Connacht.
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Diarmait Mac Murchada, 'of the foreigners' in ... Ascall Mac Torcaill, the former Hiberno-Norse ruler at ... Dublin instigated by Ruaidrí Ua Conchobair, which.
The Ua Conchobair kings of Connacht left a decisive mark on Tuam in both the ... names of the high-king Toirrdelbach, of Bishop Domnall mac Flannacáin Ua .... building of this church east of Ruaidrí's castle indicates that Tuam, an entirely.
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Tairrdelbach Ua Conchobair (+1156). 49. Muirchertach MacLochlainn (+1166).
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Diarmuid Mac Caroll, High King of Tara is said to have granted the “dun of .... ireland, Ruaidrí ua. Conchobair, with the coming of the.

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Ireland's High Kings spanned history and myth
It isn't until 846, and the reign of Máel Sechnaill Mac Máele Ruanaid, who united the country in fighting off the Vikings, that the kings seem to be real people and real kings (and even then, several of them are listed as “with opposition”).
A history of Ireland in 100 objects Strongbow's tomb, 12th century
In 1166, would-be high king Ruaidrí Ua Conchobair defeated and banished the Leinster overlord Diarmait Mac Murchada. Diarmait offered his allegiance to Henry II and received permission to recruit allies in Wales.

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Ruaidrí Ua Conchobair - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ruaidrí was one of over twenty sons of King Tairrdelbach Ua Conchobair ... Tairrdelbach was beaten off by Mac Lochlainn, leaving Ruaidhri and his men ...
Tairrdelbach Ua Conchobair - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Toirdhealbhach Ua Conchobhair (old spelling: Tairrdelbach Ua Conchobair) ... The youngest son of Ruaidrí na Saide Buide (died 1118), his mother was Mór, daughter of .... In 1151 he and his allies - King Diarmaid Mac Murchadha of Leinster, ...
Cathal Crobhdearg Ua Conchobair - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Cathal Crobhdearg Ua Conchobair (1153–1224), the youngest son of the Irish High King Tairrdelbach mac Ruaidri Ua Conchobair, was a King of Connacht.
Ruaidri Ua Conchobair (1156 - 1198) - Genealogy - Geni
Oct 14, 2015 About Ruaidri Ua Conchobair. Ruaidrí mac Tairrdelbach Ua Conchobair (often Anglicised Rory O'Connor) (died 1198) was a 12th century King ...
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O'Connor, Rory ( Ruaidrí Ua Conchobair) (d. 1198), last high king of Ireland, became king of Connacht in 1156, and high king in 1166, and is widely perceived ...

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