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Airbertach mac Cosse

(c. 946—1016) poet


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(?–1016), poet; lector and later superior of the monastery of Ros Ailithir (now Rosscarbery), on the coast of south-west Co. Cork. ‘Rofessa i curp Domuin Dúir’, a poem on the geography of the world, is ascribed to him in both the Book of Glendalough and the Book of Leinster.

From The Concise Oxford Companion to Irish Literature in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Literature.


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