Ailill Aine

Irish - King of Leinster. Son of Laoghaire. Father of Labraid. When he and his father visited his father's brother, Covac, who was feigning illness, they were both killed. Labraid was forced by Covac to eat part of his father's and his grandfather's hearts, as a result of which the boy lost the power of speech and was thereafter known as Maon. At times, identified as Ailill Aine, Ailell, Ailell, Ailill, Ailill, Ailill Dubh-dedach, Ailill Fionn, Ailill Flann Beag, Ailill Ionbhanna, Ailill mac Dunlaing, Ailill Molt, Ailill of Aran or Ailill.

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