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Cairpre m. Déicill of Coleraine
While among the Dál nAraide in north-east Ulster Patrick predicted that this Caipre, a bishop, would have his church at Coleraine. In the Life of Eogan of Ardstraw he was held in captivity by pirates in Britain and Armorica. St Ninian of Whithorn obtained his freedom (Ó Riain, Dictionary, 142).
Cúl Rathain (Coleraine, Co. Derry)
Belongs to the group Cairpre (ns) (certain)
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