Kalends of January fourth feria, twenty-sixth of the moon. AD 1052.
Domnall Bán ua Briain was killed by the Connachta.
Domnall son of Gilla Críst son of Cú Chuailngi was killed by the king of Fir Rois.
Braen son of Mael Mórda, king of Laigin, died in Cologne.
Mac Ráith ua Donnchada, king of Eóganacht of Caisel, died.
Echtigern ua hAgráin, successor of Ciarán and Comán, and Muiredach ua Sencháin, steward of Mumu, fell asleep in peace.
Gilla Pátraic son of Domnall, prior of Ard Macha, was treacherously killed by the son of Árchú ua Céilecáin.
(The king of Ulaid in 1052 was Niall son of Eochaid, who came in that year to Osraige.
Echmarcach son of Ragnall, king of the foreigners, was banished by the king of Laigin, i.e. Diarmait son of Mael na mBó, and the latter himself took the kingship as a result.)