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Grainne

Edited by Dinah Birch and Katy Hooper

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

Fourth edition

Published in print January 2012 | ISBN: 9780199608218
Published online May 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191744556
Grainne

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In the legends relating to the Irish hero *Finn, the daughter of King Cormac. Finn sought to marry Grainne, but she fell in love with Finn's nephew Diarmid O'Duibhne (...

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