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Cúán úa Lothcháin

(c. 954—1024) Gaelic poet


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(d. 1024), poet. Apparently born in Tethba, which formed part of the midland kingdom of Mide, Cúán acted as propagandist for Máel Sechnaill (d. 1022), King of Tara and principal rival of Brian Bóroime.

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

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