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The acute accent (´) is a diacritic used in many modern written languages with alphabets based on the Latin, Cyrillic, and Greek scripts.
Aedh Ua Flaithbheartaigh (died 1079) was King of Iar Connacht.
The Annals of the Kingdom of Ireland (Annála Ríoghachta Éireann) or the Annals of the Four Masters (Annála na gCeithre Máistrí) are chronicles of medieval Irish history.
Aughnanure Castle (Caisleán Achadh na nlubhar in Irish) is a tower house in Oughterard, County Galway, Ireland.
Áed Ua Conchobair or Áed in Gai Bernaig was King of Connacht, and reigned 1046–1067.
Áedh Ó Flaithbheartaigh, Taoiseach of Iar Connacht and Chief of the Name, fl.
Áedh Mór Ó Flaithbheartaigh (died 1236) was King of Iar Connacht.
Éire is Irish for "Ireland", the name of an island and a sovereign state.
Bé Binn inion Urchadh (Beibhinn) Princess of the Uí Briúin Seóla and Queen of Thomond, fl.
The Bishop of Annaghdown (or Annadown, Enachdune, Eanach Dúin) is an episcopal title which takes its name after the small village of Annaghdown in County Galway, Republic of Ireland.
The Book of Ballymote (RIA MS 23 P 12, 275 foll.), was written in 1390 or 1391 in or near the town of Ballymote, now in County Sligo, but then in the tuath of Corann.
Brian Boru (Brian Bóruma mac Cennétig; Brian Bóruma; modern Brian Bóramha; c. 94123 April 1014) was an Irish king who ended the domination of the High Kingship of Ireland by the Uí Néill.
Brión (or Brían), son of Eochaid Mugmedón, was a legendary and possibly historical Irish king, fl.
Bridie O'Flaherty (27 October 1917 – 15 January 2006) was an Irish Fianna Fáil politician who left that party in 1986 to become a founder-member of the Progressive Democrats.
Caineach inion Urchadh Princess of the Uí Briúin Seóla and Queen of Connacht, fl.
Cathal mac Tigernán (died 1059) was King of Iar Connacht.
Cennétig mac Lorcáin, King of Tuadmumu, died 951.
The Chief of the Name, or in older English usage Captain of his Nation, is the recognised head of a family or clan (clann in Irish and Scottish Gaelic).
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
The Reverend Colman E. O'Flaherty (24 April 1878 – 3 October 1918), was an Irish-born American Catholic military chaplain and a recipient of the Distinguished Service Cross during World War I.
Conbhobhar Ua Flaithbertaigh (died 1132) was King of Iar Connacht.
ConnachtPage five of An tOrdú Logainmneacha (Contaetha agus Cúigí) 2003 clearly lists the official spellings of the names of the four provinces of the country with Connacht listed for both languages; when used without the term 'The province of' / 'Cúige'.
The Connachta are a group of medieval Irish dynasties who claimed descent from the legendary High King Conn Cétchathach (Conn of the Hundred Battles).
Connemara (Conamara) is a cultural region in County Galway, Ireland.
County Galway (Contae na Gaillimhe) is a county in Ireland.
Creassa inion Urchadh Princess of the Uí Briúin Seóla and Queen of Connacht, fl.
Daniel "Danny" Flaherty (born June 11, 1993) is an American actor, known for his role as Stanley Lucerne on the MTV teen drama series Skins.
The Distinguished Service Cross (DSC) is a third level military decoration awarded to officers and (since 1993) other ranks of the British Armed Forces, Royal Fleet Auxiliary and British Merchant Navy, and formerly also to officers of other Commonwealth countries.
Domnell Crone Ó Flaithbheartaigh (died 1560) was a Lord of Iar Connacht, Ireland, and Chief of the Name.
Donnchadh mac Urchadh (died 959) was King of Maigh Seóla.
Eamonn Laidir Ó Flaithbertaigh, Irish Jacobite, died 1749.
Edmund O'Flaherty (1821– New York, 27 December 1886), also known as William Stuart, was an Irish M.P. who hurriedly emigrated to the United States in 1854.
Eric George O'Flaherty (born February 5, 1985) is an American professional baseball pitcher who is currently a free agent.
Fionnuala Ní Fhlatharta is an Irish actress.
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.
Flaithbertaigh Ua Flaithbertaigh (died 1098) was King of Iar Connacht.
"Fortune favours the bold", "Fortune favours the brave" and "Fortune favours the strong" are common translations of a Latin proverb.
Francis Charles Flaherty (March 15, 1919 – December 7, 1941) was an officer in the United States Naval Reserve and a recipient of America's highest military decoration — the Medal of Honor.
The Gaels (Na Gaeil, Na Gàidheil, Ny Gaeil) are an ethnolinguistic group native to northwestern Europe.
Galway (Gaillimh) is a city in the West of Ireland, in the province of Connacht.
An Garda Síochána (meaning "the Guardian of the Peace"), more commonly referred to as the Gardaí ("Guardians") or "the Guards", is the police force of the Republic of Ireland.
A godparent (also known as a sponsor), in many denominations of Christianity, is someone who bears witness to a child's baptism and then aids in their catechesis, as well as their lifelong spiritual formation.
Grace O'Malley (c. 1530 – c. 1603; also Gráinne O'Malley, Gráinne Ní Mháille) was lord of the Ó Máille dynasty in the west of Ireland, following in the footsteps of her father Eoghan Dubhdara Ó Máille.
The High Kings of Ireland (Ard-Rí na hÉireann) were sometimes historical and sometimes legendary figures who had, or who are claimed to have had, lordship over the whole of Ireland.
Honor Flaherty, Famine victim, fl.
Hugh O'Flaherty CBE (28 February 1898 – 30 October 1963), was an Irish Catholic priest and senior official of the Roman Curia, and significant figure in Catholic resistance to Nazism.
Hughes is an Anglified spelling of the Welsh and Irish patronymic surname of French origin.
West Connacht (Iarthar Chonnachta; Modern Irish: Iar Connacht) was a kingdom of Gaelic Ireland, associated geographically with present-day County Galway, particularly the area known more commonly today as Connemara.
Ireland (Éire; Ulster-Scots: Airlann) is an island in the North Atlantic.
The Irish language (Gaeilge), also referred to as the Gaelic or the Irish Gaelic language, is a Goidelic language (Gaelic) of the Indo-European language family originating in Ireland and historically spoken by the Irish people.
The Irish National Land League (Irish: Conradh na Talún) was an Irish political organisation of the late 19th century which sought to help poor tenant farmers.
The Irish people (Muintir na hÉireann or Na hÉireannaigh) are a nation and ethnic group native to the island of Ireland, who share a common Irish ancestry, identity and culture.
Jacobitism (Seumasachas, Seacaibíteachas, Séamusachas) was a political movement in Great Britain and Ireland that aimed to restore the Roman Catholic Stuart King James II of England and Ireland (as James VII in Scotland) and his heirs to the thrones of England, Scotland, France and Ireland.
James Louis Flaherty (May 13, 1910 – August 9, 1975) was a bishop of the Catholic Church in the United States.
James Michael Flaherty, (December 30, 1949 – April 10, 2014) was Canada's federal Minister of Finance (2006–2014) and also a former provincial Minister of Finance for Ontario (2001–2002).
Justice Flaherty may refer to.
Lafferty (Ó Laithbheartaigh) is a sept of Irish Gaels in County Donegal and County Tyrone, belonging to the Cenél nEógain of the Northern Uí Néill.
Liam O'Flaherty (Liam Ó Flaithearta; 28 August 1896 – 7 September 1984) was an Irish novelist and short story writer and a major figure in the Irish literary renaissance.
The Kings of Connacht were rulers of the cóiced (variously translated as portion, fifth, province) of Connacht, which lies west of the River Shannon, Ireland.
Lough Corrib is a lake in the west of Ireland.
Mac Diarmada (anglicised as MacDermot), also spelled Mac Diarmata, is an Irish surname, and the surname of the ruling dynasty of Moylurg, a kingdom that existed in Connacht from the 10th to 16th centuries.
Maidhc Ó Flaithearta, member of the Irish National Land League and father of Liam O'Flaherty, fl.
Maigh Seóla was the territory that included land along the east shore of Lough Corrib in County Galway, Ireland.
Máire Eilís Ní Fhlaithearta, Irish actress and former model.
The office of Mayor of Galway is an honorific title used by the Cathaoirleach of Galway City Council.
Michael F. Flaherty (born 1969) is an at-large member of the Boston City Council.
Professor Michael O'Flaherty is the current (September 2015) Director of the European Union Fundamental Rights Agency (FRA).
Middle Irish (sometimes called Middle Gaelic, An Mheán-Ghaeilge) is the Goidelic language which was spoken in Ireland, most of Scotland and the Isle of Man from circa 900-1200 AD; it is therefore a contemporary of late Old English and early Middle English.
Morogh Ó Flaithbheartaigh, King of Iar Connacht and Chief of the Name, fl.
A motto (derived from the Latin muttum, 'mutter', by way of Italian motto, 'word', 'sentence') is a maxim; a phrase meant to formally summarize the general motivation or intention of an individual, family, social group or organization.
Muintir Murchada was the name of an Irish territory which derived its name from the ruling dynasty, who were in turn a branch of the Uí Briúin.
Muireadhach ua Flaithbheartach, also known a Murchadh an Chapail Ua Flaithbheartaigh (died 1034-6), was King of Maigh Seóla.
Muireadhach Ua Flaithbheartaigh (died 1121) was King of Iar Connacht.
Murchad Ua Flaithbertaig was Bishop of Annaghdown c.1202-1241.
Murchadh mac Maenach (died 891) was King of Maigh Seóla.
Murrough na dTuadh Ó Flaithbheartaigh, Chief of Iar Connacht, died 1593.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
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 dynasties that dominated the northern half of Ireland from the 6th to the 10th century.
The Normans (Norman: Normaunds; Normands; Normanni) were the people who, in the 10th and 11th centuries, gave their name to Normandy, a region in France.
O'Conor (Middle Irish: Ó Conchubhair; Modern Ó Conchúir, also anglicised as O'Connor), is an Irish princely and noble family of Gaelic origin who are the historic Kings of Connacht and the last High Kings of Ireland before the Norman invasion.
Old Irish (Goídelc; Sean-Ghaeilge; Seann Ghàidhlig; Shenn Yernish; sometimes called Old Gaelic) is the name given to the oldest form of the Goidelic languages for which extensive written texts are extant.
Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde (16 October 185430 November 1900) was an Irish poet and playwright.
Patrick O'Flaherty (21 December 1928 – 11 March 1989) was Mayor of Galway from 1964 to 1965 and from 1973 to 1975.
The postage stamps of Ireland are issued by the postal operator of the independent Irish state.
Rúaidhri Ua Flaithbheartaigh (died 1061) was King of Iar Connacht.
Robert Joseph Flaherty, (February 16, 1884 – July 23, 1951) was an American filmmaker who directed and produced the first commercially successful feature-length documentary film, Nanook of the North (1922).
Ros na Rún is a long-running Irish soap opera produced for the Irish-language television channel, TG4.
Roderic O'Flaherty (Ruaidhrí Ó Flaithbheartaigh; 1629–1718 or 1716) was an Irish historian.
Ruaidhri Ó Flaithbheartaigh, King of Iar Connacht and Chief of the Name, fl.
Ruaidrí Ua Conchobair (died 1118) (anglicised Roderic O'Connor), called Ruaidrí na Saide Buide (Ruaidrí of the Yellow Birch) was King of Connacht, perhaps twice.
Ruaidrí Ua Conchobair (Modern Irish: Ruaidhrí Ó Conchobhair, or, Ruairí Ó Conchúir; commonly anglicised as Rory O'Connor or Roderic O'Connor) (c. 1116 – 2 December 1198) was King of Connacht from 1156 to 1186, and High King of Ireland from 1166 to 1193.
Ryan Edward Flaherty (born July 27, 1986) is an American professional baseball infielder for the Atlanta Braves of Major League Baseball (MLB).
The Walter Scott Medal for Valor is a medal awarded for acts of bravery in An Garda Síochána.
Tadg mac Cathail (died 925) was King of Connacht.
Teige Ó Flaithbheartaigh (died 1589) was an Irish rebel and warlord.
Terry O'Flaherty is a former Mayor of Galway.
Thomas J. Flaherty, Garda Síochána 22405G and recipient of the Scott Medal, born 1963.
Thomond (Classical Irish: Tuadhmhumhain; Modern Irish: Tuamhain) was a kingdom of Gaelic Ireland, associated geographically with present-day County Clare and County Limerick, as well as parts of County Tipperary around Nenagh and its hinterland.
Tom Sailí Ó Flaithearta, Irish actor.
Toombeola, (Irish language - Tuaim Beola), is a village in Connemara, County Galway, Ireland.
The Uí Briúin were an Irish dynasty of Connacht.
The Uí Néill (Irish pronunciation:, descendants of Niall) are Irish and Scottish dynasties who claim descent from Niall Noigiallach (Niall of the Nine Hostages), a historical King of Tara who died about 405.
Urchadh mac Murchadh (died 943) was King of Maigh Seóla.
Vikings (Old English: wicing—"pirate", Danish and vikinger; Swedish and vikingar; víkingar, from Old Norse) were Norse seafarers, mainly speaking the Old Norse language, who raided and traded from their Northern European homelands across wide areas of northern, central, eastern and western Europe, during the late 8th to late 11th centuries.
Vince Flaherty is an American producer, recording artist, writer, and political activist.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.