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The Metrical Dindshenchas (Author: [unknown])
Sliab Mairge I
- Fierce as to prowess of spears was the lady,
daughter of Rotmu son of Tacca,
though she went the way of mortality
because of the death of Etar and Bethe.
- 5] In Sliab Mairge she died,
the lady Marg, because of the death of Bethe,
on this mountain with no seemly fertility12,
so that from her it is named.
- In the tale which is told here,
10] according as every calamity is related,
Marg of the bold deed died;
to this lady it was a cruel trouble.