Eochaid Buide

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[Ir., the yellow].

Early Fifeshire king who designated himself Rex Pictorum [king of the Picts]; a son of Áedán mac Gabráin, the founder of Dál Riada. Early chronicles ascribe to Eochaid the possession of a wonderful cauldron ‘from which no one ever departed unsatisfied’. See also EOCHAID BÉLBUIDE; EOCHAID SÁLBUIDE.

Subjects: Religion.

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