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Áed Sláine mac Diarmatalocked

(d. 604)
  • Philip Irwin


Áed Sláine mac Diarmata (d. 604), joint high-king of Ireland, was the son of Diarmait mac Cerbaill (d. 565), high-king of Ireland, and of Mugain, daughter of Conchrad (or Conrí) mac Duach. His epithet means ‘of Slane’ (in Meath, on the River Boyne...

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Oxford Medieval Texts
S. Mac Airt & G. Mac Niocaill, eds., (1983)