Cráebrúad

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pn (cráeb + rúad) f. lit. Red-branched, name of the hall of the Ulster warriors at Emain Macha. Later as two words (curaid na craeibe rúaide, Heldensage, ref. not given). `Die Rotzweigige', Heldensage 93 . atbert [Conchobar] ra theglach badessin .i. ra crislach na Craebruade, TBC-LL¹ 5970 . tri tigi la Conchobar .i. in Chroebruad ┐ in Teíte Brecc ┐ in Chroibderg. . . . Issin Chroebruaid immorro no bitís na rríg, Ériu iv 26 § 15 . ria curadaib Craebruade, TBC-LL¹ 1472 . do tigh na Craebrúaide, IT ii2 135.319 . See also Éigse xv 103-13 .