Áed Sláine

(c. 534—604) joint high-king of Ireland

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A king of Tara, c. AD 600; a name cited in many genealogies. According to legend his mother, Mugain Mór, territorial goddess of Munster, gave birth to a trout before she bore him.

From A Dictionary of Celtic Mythology in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Religion.

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