Bolcáin, Glenn

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Valley of exiled madmen mentioned in several early Irish narratives, identified with Glenbuck, near Rasharkin, Co. Antrim. Suibne lives here in Buile Shuibhne [The Frenzy of Suibne].

See Gearoid S. MacEoin, ‘Gleann Bolcáinn agus Gleann na nGealt’, Béaloideas, 30 (1962 [1964]), 105–20.

Subjects: Religion.

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