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Màiri nighean Alasdair Ruaidh [Mary MacLeod]locked

(c. 1615–c. 1707)
  • Derick S. Thomson

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Màiri nighean Alasdair Ruaidh [Mary MacLeod] (c. 1615–c. 1707), Scottish Gaelic poet, was born in Rodel, Isle of Harris, the daughter of Alasdair Ruadh (Red Alexander, or Alexander MacLeod). Through him she was closely related to the family that produced the chiefs of the ...

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