(d. 966) king in Scotland

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(d. 966),

king of ‘Scotland’ (962–6). Son of Malcolm I. He succeeded on the death of Indulf at the hands of Norwegian raiders. He beat off a challenge for the throne by Indulf's son Cuilén in 965, at the battle of Duncrub. Dub was vanquished by the men of Moray at Forres.

Subjects: British History.

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