Cuchulainn


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Cu·chul·ain

or Cu·chul·ainn also Cu Chul·ainn  (ko͞o-kŭl′ĭn, -KHŭl′-)
n.
A legendary hero of ancient Ulster who single-handedly defended it against the rest of Ireland.

Cu•chul•ainn

(kuˈkʌl ɪn, ˈku xʊ lɪn)

n.
a hero of Ulster in Irish legend.
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SKYWALKER LOGAN, third in the English Derby at Nottingham last month, returned to six-bend racing on Friday night and set a strong standard in the opening round of the Gain Dog Nutrition Corn Cuchulainn over 750 yards at Shelbourne Park.
Enda's school performed an elaborate, Irish-language tribute to Cuchulainn in 1909, "an equestrian pageant staged in the open air" with the title character in a horse-drawn chariot.
That's how my father Taught me and his father him and so on back to Cuchulainn, From whom we are descended for untold tens of generations.
Brady, of Marsden Terrace, McCann, of Cuchulainn House, McDonnell, of Cedar Avenue, and Ferguson, of Henderson Avenue, all North Belfast, are accused of three burglaries on April 25.
Songs such as The Sick Bed Of Cuchulainn and Sally MacLennane were taken at speed, while Dirty Old Town and A Pair Of Brown Eyes were turned into mass singalongs by the capacity crowd.
A RENOWNED historian has criticised the Irish tourist industry for cashing in on the legend of mythical warrior Cuchulainn.
To assist her in rebuilding the castle are her brother, Cuchulainn, Danann, Stonemaster and centaur, Brighid, a Huntress and centaur, Brenna, a Healer, and many others.
La literatura ha hecho suyo a menudo el empleo de motivos inspirados en tales fenomenos y visitas de otros mundos, como es el caso del poema Cuchulainn del irlandes Michael O'Loughlin que ofrecemos traducido a continuacion:
Among 17 groups performing will be Nathaniel Newton Infants School pupils Indian dancing, Etone Community School students telling a Celtic tale of the life of Cuchulainn and Wembrook Primary School children acting out the legend of golden arrow.
* Legendary Irish hero Cuchulainn supposedly juggled nine apples sometime during the fifth century A.D.--about 1,500 years ago.
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight: Sources and Analogues is an extended and revised edition of Elisabeth Brewer's anthology, From Cuchulainn to Gawain.
The Return Of the Ancients Carnival Parade will explore the Pagan origins of Halloween which reach far back to the times of Cuchulainn, Fionn MacCool and beyond with this year's celebrations coinciding with the 400 years of the city's magnificent Walls.