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Coirpre mac Néilllocked

(supp. fl. 485–494)
  • Philip Irwin


Coirpre mac Néill (supp.fl. 485–494), high-king of Ireland, was one of the many sons of Níall Noígíallach (d. c. 452), ancestor of the Uí Néill dynasties. He was the supposed progenitor of the medieval dynastic kingdoms of Cenél Coirpri ('kindred of Coirpre...

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