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The Annals of Ulster (Author: [unknown])

Year U1076


Kalends of January sixth feria, twenty-first of the moon. AD 1076.


There were killed Gairbeith ua Innrechtaigh, king of Uí Méith—by the men of Mide, and Gilla Críst ua Duibdara, king of Fir Manach—in Daiminis, by the Fir Manach.


Domnall ua Críchán king of Uí Fhiachrach of Ard Sratha was killed, with slaughter, by the Uí Tuirtre and by the Cenél Binnigh of Glenn.



Murchadh son of Flann ua Mael Sechlainn, king of Temair for three nights, was killed in the bell-tower of Cenannas by the grandson of Maelán, king of Gailenga.


An army was led by Tairdelbach into Connachta, and the king of Connacht, i.e. Ruaidrí ua Conchobuir, came into his house.


The defeat of Belat was inflicted by Aed ua Mael Sechlainn and the men of Mag Itha on the Ciannacht, and a bloody slaughter was inflicted on them.


Céle son of Donnacán, head of the piety of Ireland, rested in Christ.


Gormlaith daughter of Ua Fócarta, wife of Tairdelbach ua Briain, died.