Sentence Examples

  • The town was several times plundered by the Danes in the 9th century; it was laid waste by Dermot O'Brien in 1071, and was burned in 1137.
  • The Conquest of Ireland was republished in 1892 by Goddard Henry Orpen, under the title of The Song of Dermot and the Earl (Oxford, Clarendon Press).
  • For Irish affairs the Song of Dermot (ed.
  • Dermot abducted the wife of 0 Ruairc more with the object of injuring his rival than from any love of the lady.
  • The injured husband called to his aid Roderic, the high king (airdrigh) of Connaught; and in 1166 Dermot fled before this powerful coalition to invoke the aid of England.

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