Uigreann

Irish - A warrior. When he was killed by Finn mac Cool, his five sons set out to avenge his death. In the Battle of Gabhra, each threw a spear at Finn at the same moment so that they could share in his death. In another version, Finn was killed by Aichleach, one of the five sons. Occasionally known as Uigreann, Uigriu, Uigriu, Uirgriu, Uirgriu, Urgriu, Urgriu, U(i)rgriu or U(i)rgriu.

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