Cathal

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Irish Gaelic: name derived from the Old Celtic vocabulary elements cath battle + val rule. It was borne by a 7th-century saint who served as head of the monastic school at Lismore, before being appointed bishop of Taranto in south Italy. In Gaelic Scotland the name appears to have been borne only by descendants of the Mac Mhuirichs, a learned family of Irish origin.
Variants: Cathaldus; Cahal, Catheld, Kathel (Anglicized forms).

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  • Cathal — is an Irish male name. It means mighty in battle. Derived from the Gaelic elements cath battle and val rule .The pronounication of the name may vary from region to region.It is a common misconception that Cathal is the irish form of Charles,… …   Wikipedia

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  • Cathal mac Finguine — (died 742) was an Irish King of Munster. He belonged to Glendamnach sept of the dominant Eóganachta kin group whose members ruled Munster from the 6th century to the 10th. His father, uncle, grandfather, and great grandfather had also been kings… …   Wikipedia

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  • Cathal Gannon — (1 August, 1910 23 May, 1999), was an Irish harpsichord maker, a fortepiano restorer and an amateur horologist. Beginnings and educationGannon was born in Dublin, Ireland, into a craftsmen family of carpenters, many of whom worked in the famous… …   Wikipedia

  • Cathal mac Áeda — (died 737) was a king in southern Brega of the Uí Chernaig sept of Lagore of the Síl nÁedo Sláine. He was the son of Áed Laigin mac Néill (died 722) and great great grandson of the high king Diarmait mac Áedo Sláine (died 665). [T.M. Charles… …   Wikipedia

  • Cathal mac Áedo — Flaind Chathrach (d. 627) [all dates per The Chronology of the Irish Annals , Daniel P. McCarthy] was a King of Munster from the Glendamnach sept of the Eoganachta. He was the son of Áed Fland Cathrach and grandson of Coirpre Cromm mac Crimthainn …   Wikipedia

  • Cathal O Searcaigh — Cathal Ó Searcaigh Cathal Ó Searcaigh (* 1956 in Gort an Choirce, County Donegal) ist ein irischer Schriftsteller, Dichter und Dramatiker, der in irischer Sprache schreibt. Inhaltsverzeichnis …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Cathal Brugha — (pronounced IPA| [ˈkahəɫ̪ bˠɾˠuː] ; born Charles William St. John Burgess) (18 July 1874 ndash; 7 July 1922) was an Irish revolutionary, active in the Easter Rising, Irish War of Independence, and the Irish Civil War and was the first Ceann… …   Wikipedia

  • Cathal Crobhdearg Ua Conchobair — (or Cathal O Connor, 1153 – 1224), the youngest son of the Irish High King Tairrdelbach mac Ruaidri Ua Conchobair, was a King of Connacht. King 1189 to 1199, and 1202 to 1224, he first succeeded his oldest brother Ruadrai s son Conchobar… …   Wikipedia

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