Irish - A king of Connaught. Husband of Deoca. His bride wanted the singing swans, the Children of Lir, as a wedding present so he seized them from Mochaomhog, the hermit who had sheltered them. When the swans changed into very old people who died before his eyes, he ran away and was never seen again. On occassion, identified as Lairgnen, Lairgnean, Lairgnean, Lairgren or Lairgren.

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