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  • d. 17 February 1901
Breton historian.
in Laigin genealogies, son of Bressal Bélach and father of e.g. Énna Cennselach
also Labraid Lorc or Labraid Móen, legendary Irish king, son of Ailill Áine; regarded as an ancestor of the Laigin

Labraid Lorc See: Labraid Loingsech

Labraid Móen See: Labraid Loingsech

  • s. xx / s. xxi
patron saint of Achad Úr (Freshford) and Belach Febrat (Ballyhoura Hills)

Láeg mac Ríangabra See: Lóeg mac Ríangabra

Laidcend mac Baíth Bandaig See: Laidcenn mac Baíth Bannaig

  • d. 661
  • Clúain Fertae Mo Lua
Irish scholar, abbot of Clonfertmulloe (Kyle, Co. Laois); author of Ecloga de moralibus in Iob and possibly, Lorica Gildae.
  • supp. fl. 5th century ?
early Irish poet, said to be of the Dál nAraidi. Two early poems (beg. Énna, Labraid and Nidu dír dermait) belonging to the so-called rhyming ‘Leinster poems’ are ascribed to him.
  • supp. fl. ?
Apparently a legendary scholar of the Ulaid, who is known from a single passage in the legal tract Bretha Déin Chécht (CIH 2311), where a statement in the form of a rosc is attributed to him.
(also Lága?), forefather of the Laigin

Laisrén mac Decláin See: Laisrén of Inishmurray

  • d. 605
  • Iona, Dairmag
Third abbot of Iona, in succession to Baíthéne; previously prior of Dairmag (Durrow, Co. Offaly) and one of Colum Cille’s companions in Scotland.