Áed Ua Ruairc

Áed Ua Ruairc, also known as Áed mac Art Uallach Ua Ruairc, was the King of Connacht from 1067 to 1087. He became king after killing the previous King of Connacht, Áed in Gai Bernaig, in battle in 1067.


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  • Annals of Lough Ce, ed. W.M. Hennessey, London, 1871.
  • Irish Kings and High Kings, Francis John Byrne, 3rd revised edition, Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2001. ISBN 978-1-85182-196-9
  • "Ua Ruairc", in Seán Duffy (ed.), Medieval Ireland: An Encyclopedia. Routledge. 2005. pp.
Preceded by
Áed in Gai Bernaig
Kings of Connacht
Succeeded by
Ruaidrí na Saide Buide