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Ó Coileáin (Middle Irish: Ua Cuiléin) is a Modern Irish surname generally belonging to the descendants of the last leading family of the Uí Chonaill Gabra, a sept and small but notable overkingdom of medieval and ancient Ireland, based in western County Limerick. [1]

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The Annals of Inisfallen are a chronicle of the medieval history of Ireland.

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Études Celtiques (EC) is a French academic journal of Celtic Studies, based in Paris.

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Carbery, or the Barony of Carbery, was once the largest barony in Ireland, and essentially a small, semi-independent kingdom on the southwestern coast of Munster, in what is now County Cork, from its founding in the 1230s by Donal Gott MacCarthy to its gradual decline in the late 16th and early 17th centuries.

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Cornelius "Con" Collins (Conchubhar Ó Coileáin; 13 November 1881 – 23 November 1937) was an Irish Sinn Féin politician.

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County Cork (Contae Chorcaí) is the largest and southernmost county in Ireland.

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County Limerick (Contae Luimnigh) is a county in Ireland.

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The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies (DIAS) (Institiúid Ard-Léinn Bhaile Átha Cliath) was established in 1940 by the then Taoiseach, Éamon de Valera under the Institute for Advanced Studies Act, 1940 in Dublin, Ireland.

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A flaith (Irish) or flath (Modern Scottish Gaelic), plural flatha, in the Gaelic world, could refer to any member in general of a powerful family enjoying a high degree of sovereignty, and so is also sometimes translated as lord or aristocrat in the general sense, or can refer to sovereignty itself.

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Finnian or Fínghin mac Donnchadh Mac Cárthaigh (1560–1640), known to the English as Florence MacCarthy, was an Irish prince of the late 16th century and the last credible claimant to the MacCarthy Mór title before its suppression by English authority.

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Four Courts Press is an Irish academic publishing house.

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Irish (Gaeilge), sometimes referred to as Gaelic or Irish Gaelic, is a Goidelic language of the Indo-European language family, originating in Ireland and historically spoken by the Irish people.

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John O'Hart (1824 – 1902) was an Irish genealogist.

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Mac Carthaigh’s Book is a collection of annals of the period AD 1114–1437 inclusive.

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Michael James Collins (date 16 October 1890 – 22 August 1922) was an Irish revolutionary leader, politician, Minister for Finance, Director of Information, and Teachta Dála (TD) for Cork South in the First Dáil of 1919, Adjutant General, Director of Intelligence, and Director of Organisation and Arms Procurement for the IRA, President of the Irish Republican Brotherhood from November 1920 until his death, and member of the Irish delegation during the Anglo-Irish Treaty negotiations.

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Middle Irish (sometimes called Middle Gaelic) is the Goidelic language which was spoken in Ireland, Scotland and the Isle of Man from the 10th to 12th centuries; it is therefore a contemporary of late Old English and early Middle English.

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Mountcollins is a village in the extreme south west of County Limerick, Ireland, barely 100 metres from the border with County Kerry and just a mile from County Cork.

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Munster (an Mhumhain / Cúige Mumhan,.

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O'Collins is a common anglicized surname of two ancient families of Irish origin: O'Cuilleain and O'Coilean.

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O'Donovan (Ó Donnabháin) or Donovan is an Irish surname, deriving from Donovan who was slain in 977 AD.

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Sir Richard Cox, 1st Baronet PC (25 March 1650 – 3 May 1733) was an Irish lawyer and judge.

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Timothy Patrick "Tim Pat" Coogan (born 22 April 1935) is an Irish historical writer, broadcaster and newspaper columnist.

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The Uí Fidgenti, Fidgeinti, Fidgente, or Fidgeinte (or; "descendents of, or of the tribe of, Fidgenti") were an early kingdom of northern Munster in Ireland, situated mostly in modern County Limerick, but extending into County Clare and County Tipperary, and possibly even County Kerry and County Cork, at maximum extents, which varied over time.

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West Cork (Iarthar Chorcaí) is not an official administrative area but a colloquial term referring to a geographical area in south-west Ireland, lying within Ireland's largest county, County Cork.

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Whitley Stokes, CSI, CIE (28 February 1830 – 13 April 1909) was an Irish lawyer and Celtic scholar.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ó_Coileáin

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