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Cináed ua hArtacáin [Cineth O'Hartagain]locked

(d. 975)
  • John Carey


Cináed ua hArtacáin [Cineth O'Hartagain] (d. 975), poet, is referred to in the notices of his death as 'chief poet' (príméices) of the northern half of Ireland (for example, in the annals of Tigernach), or of Ireland as a whole (for example, in the annals of ...

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J. O'Donovan, ed. and trans., , 7 vols. (1848–51); 2nd edn (1856); 3rd edn (1990)
Irish Texts Society