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Cathal Crobderg

Cathal Coughlan

Cathal Brugha (1874—1922) president of Dáil Éireann

Cathal Crobderg

Coughlan Cathal

Brugha, Cathal

Ó Conchobhair, Cathal [Cathal O'Connor, Cathal Croibhdhearg]

Cathal mac Conchobair (c. 940—1010) king of Connacht

Cathal mac Finguine (c. 672—742) king of Munster

Cathal mac Finguine

Cathal O Conchobhair (c. 1152—1224) king of Connacht

Cathal O'Connor (b. c. 1152)

Cathal Ó Searcaigh (b. 1956)

Cathal O Shannon (1893—1969) Irish nationalist and trade unionist

Cathal McCabe (b. 1963)

Cathal Og Mac Maghnusa (1439—1498) historian


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[Ir., strong in battle].

Common name in Ireland of the early Middle Ages, borne by hundreds of historical figures in genealogies but not by figures in imaginative narrative. The name is often translated as ‘Charles’, with which it has no etymological link.

Subjects: Religion.

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