Peter O'Connell

(1755—1826) Irish scholar and lexicographer

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(1755–1826), lexicographer. Born near Kilrush, Co. Clare, he spent some time with Charles O'Conor the Elder in Co. Roscommon. His main interest was in the older forms of Irish.

From The Concise Oxford Companion to Irish Literature in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Literature.

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