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Cormac mac Airt (197—267) legendary king and sage


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[dim. of Lug].

King of Connacht who fostered the infant Cormac mac Airt. After Étaín (2) became pregnant by Art mac Cuinn, she was instructed to have the child fostered by Lugna. When she delivered the baby boy, he was first taken by a she-wolf before Lugna assumed his responsibilities.

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