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Godred Crovan [Guðrøðr, Gofraid Méránach]locked

(d. 1095)
  • Seán Duffy


Godred Crovan [Guðrøðr, Gofraid Méránach] (d. 1095), king of Man and the Isles, who may be equated with the King Gorree, or Orry, of Manx tradition, was the founder of a dynasty that ruled there for nearly two centuries. His sobriquet, Crovan, may be Gaelic ...

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