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date: 11 December 2019

Niall of the Nine Hostages , s. of Eochaid Mugmedon and Cairenna; Irish high-king c.445–53; d. c.453. 

Source:
The Kings and Queens of Britain
Author(s):

John Cannon,

Anne Hargreaves

Prominent in Irish tradition, but lacking supporting documentary evidence, the semi-legendary Niall became high-king of Ireland and established a dynasty ...

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