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1 A god of the Tuatha Dé Danann, the first of the three sons, with Iuchair and Iucharba, of Tuireann, whose story is told in Oidheadh Chlainne Tuireann [The Tragic Story of the Children of Tuireann]. Brian and his brothers kill Cian, father of Lug Lámfhota, for which they are punished by being sent on a quest for eight items that become the treasures of the Tuatha Dé Danann. Brian is later killed by Lug on the Isle of Man.

2 Eldest son of Eochaid Mugmedón and Mongfhind in Echtra Mac nEchach Muigmedóin [The Adventure of the Sons of Eochaid Mugmedón].

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