Maol Cobha

Irish - A hermit. Brother of Domhnall mac Aodh. Father of Cellach. He interpreted his brother's dream to predict that he would be opposed by his foster-son but would finally defeat him in battle. The foster-son turned out to be Congall Caoch and Domhnall, the high-king, defeated him at the Battle of Magh Ratha. In some accounts, he had been high-king of Ireland until deposed by Suibhne Meann. In some accounts, referred to as Maol Cobha.

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