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The Annals of Ulster (Author: [unknown])

Year U517


Kalends of January first feria, 23rd of the moon. AD 516.


The repose of Dar Ercae of Cill Sléibe Cuilinn on the third of the nones 5th of July.


Or according to another book, the birth of Ciarán in this year.


(The battle of Druim Dergaide won by Fiacha son of Niall against Failge Berraide. Thence the plain of Mide was taken away from the Laigin, as Cend Faelad sang:

    1. Vengeance in seven years' time
      Was his heart's desire:
      The battle at Druim Dergaide,
      It was thereby that Mag Mide was forfeited.)