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[Ir., rough, coarse, rugged, rude].

Name borne by several personages, male and female, historical and legendary, human and animal, in early Irish tradition. Most notable is the two-headed monster of Glenn Rige, Co. Down, slain by Cúchulainn.

Subjects: Religion.

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