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[cf. Ir. failgech, having bracelets or rings(?)].

Name borne by many historical figures in early Ireland, most notably Russ Failge, son of Cathaír Mór, and founder of the Uí Fhailge, who give their name to Co. Offaly in Leinster. His daughter was Aífe (5).

Subjects: Religion.

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