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date: 28 January 2021

Coirpre mac Néilllocked

(supp. fl. 485–494)
  • Philip Irwin

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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 ...

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