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The Abbot of Iona was the head of Iona Abbey during the Middle Ages and the leader of the monastic community of Iona, as well as the overlord of scores of monasteries in both Scotland and Ireland, including Durrow, Kells and, for a time, Lindisfarne.
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Anna Louise Friel (born 12 July 1976) is an English actress.
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Brian Friel (born Bernard Patrick Friel; 9 January 1929 – 2 October 2015) was an Irish dramatist, author and director of the Field Day Theatre Company.
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A coarb, from the Old Irish comarbae (Modern Irish comharba), meaning "heir" or "successor", was a distinctive office of the later medieval church among the Gaels of Ireland and Scotland.
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Saint Columba (Colm Cille, 'church dove'; 7 December 521 – 9 June 597) was an Irish abbot and missionary credited with spreading Christianity in what is today Scotland at the start of the Hiberno-Scottish mission.
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County Donegal (pronounced or; Contae Dhún na nGall) is a county in Ireland.
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A druid (druí; derwydd) was a member of the educated, professional class among the Celtic peoples of Gaul, Britain, Ireland, and possibly elsewhere during the Iron Age.
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Friel is a surname, and may refer to.
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Kilmacrennan (Gaelic: Cill Mhic nÉanáin or Cill Mhic Réanáin) is a small village in County Donegal, Ireland.
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Niall Noígíallach (Old Irish "having nine hostages"), or in English, Niall of the Nine Hostages, was a prehistoric Irish king, the ancestor of the Uí Néill family that dominated Ireland from the 6th to the 10th century.
The O'Donnell dynasty (Ó Dónaill or Ó Domhnaill; derived from the Irish name Domhnall, which means "ruler of the world", Dónall in modern Irish) were an ancient and powerful Irish family, kings, princes and lords of Tyrconnell (Tír Chonaill in Irish, now County Donegal) in early times, and the chief allies and sometimes rivals of the O'Neills in Ulster.
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A playwright, also known as a dramatist, is a person who writes dramatic literature or drama.
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The Diocese of Raphoe (Deoise Caitliceach Ráth Bhoth) is a Roman Catholic diocese in north-western Ireland.
Tyrconnell or Tirconnell was a political state in north-west Ireland up till 1601.
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