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The Annals of Ulster (Author: [unknown])

Year U516


Kalends of January sixth feria. AD 515.


The battle of Druim Derg against Failge. Fiacha was victor. Thereafter the plain of Mide was taken away from the Laigin.

  1. The other king that you mention (?),—
    You do not hide Fiachu son of Niall—
    It was he who, despite a false prophecy, (?)—
    Was defeated in the battle of Fremain of Mide.
  2. Vengeance in seven years' time
    was his heart's desire:
    The battle at Druim Dergaide,
    It was thereby that Mag Mide was forfeited.


The birth of Comgall of Bennchor.