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Domnall Brecclocked

(d. 642/3)
  • Marjorie O. Anderson


Domnall Brecc (d. 642/3), king of Dál Riata, was overking of the Dalriada in Scotland and Ireland [see also Dál Riata, kings of]. The epithet Brecc, usually translated ‘the Freckled’, taken together with the name of his father, Eochaid Buide, ‘the Yellow’...

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