Cairbre Nia Fer

Proper noun.  (Irish mythology) The king of Tara during the Ulster Cycle of Irish mythology, who was killed by Cúchulainn in the Battle of Ros na Ríg. Son-in-law of Conchobar mac Nessa and cousin-in-law of Conall Cernach. Husband of Fedelm Noíchrothach. Father of Erc and Achall.

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