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The Annals of Ulster (Author: [unknown])

Year U908


Kalends of January
. AD 907 alias 908.


An expedition by the Cenél Eógain, i.e. by Domnall son of Aed and by Niall son of Aed, and Tlachtga was burned by them.


Mael Martain, superior of Lugbad, rested.


A battle was fought between the men of Mumu, the Leth Cuinn, and the Laigin in Mag Ailbi on the feast of Dagán of Inber Dáile, i.e. on Tuesday the Ides 13th of September, the thirteenth of the moon, and Cormac son of Cuilennán, king of Caisel, was killed there together with other distinguished kings. These are: Fogartach son of Suibne, king of Ciarraige, Cellach son of Cerball, king of Osraige, Ailill son of Eógan, superior of the Trian of Corcach, and Colmán, superior of Cenn Eitig. Flann son of Mael Sechnaill, king of Temair, Cerball son of Muirecán, king of Laigin, and Cathal son of Conchobor, king of Connacht, were victors.—The battle of Belach Mugna.


Diarmait, superior of Daire Calgaig, rested in peace.


The anchorite Cormac, superior of Druim Mór, dies.


Mael Ograi son of Congalach, king of Loch Gabor, was deceitfully killed by Fogartach son of Tolarg.