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date: 19 October 2019

Máel Sechnaill mac Domnailllocked

(948–1022)
  • Benjamin T. Hudson

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Máel Sechnaill mac Domnaill (948–1022), high-king of Ireland, was the son of Domnall mac Donnchada (d. 952) and Dúnfhlaith, the daughter of Muirchertach mac Néill of Cenél nEógain. He was remembered with affection by later writers and the annals of Clonmacnoise have the curious statement that ...

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