Conchobar


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Conchobar

spurned, the king murders intended’s lover and his brothers. [Irish Legend: LLEI, I: 326]
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HAPPY COUPLES Jerry and Conchobar with Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and his partner Matthew Barrett
The first story is Nessa's, who enters the world as Essa, "meaning gentle or docile," (6) and by scene's end has become Nessa, "the tough one," mother of Conchobar King of Ulster (11).
In the Irish epic, Tain bo Cuailnge, King Conchobar has golden hair which is associated with royalty, while brown and black hair are also attributed to chieftains and heroes.
Conoralso called Conchubar or Conchobar in full Conchobar mac Nessa Legendary king of Ulster in northern Ireland during its heroic age.