Battles of Moytura

Irish - The battles in which the Danaans gained. Supremacy in Ireland, defeating the Fir. Bolg and the Fomoire. The first of these battles took place when the Danaans arrived in Ireland and defeated the Fir Bolg, the second when Bres raised an army of Fomoire and attacked the Danaans and was defeated. Other accounts refer only to battles between the Danaans and the Fomoire. Occasionally identified as Battles of Moytura, Battles of Mag Tuired, Battles of Mag Tuired, Battles of Magh Tuireadh, Battles of Magh Tuireadh, Battles of Maighe Tuired, Battles of Maighe Tuired, Moytura, Moytura, Field of Towers, Mag Tuired, Magh Tuireadh, Maighe Tuired, Moytirra, Plain of Towers, Cath Maighe Tuired or Cath Maighe Tuired.

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