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Annals of Inisfallen, Pre-Patrician Section (Author: Seán Mac Airt)

entry 89.3

    1. From Abraham until David
      Was accepted into the enduring kingship
      Forty-two years
      [And] a fair nine hundred with certainty.
    2. From the creation of the elements, correct [are]
      Ninety—'tis no new reproach—
      Eight hundred, as he reckons,
      [And] two great thousand.