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Gailenga

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n prob. orig. o-stem, but n p. in Mid. Ir. Gailenga. Treated as n s. f. : Gaileanga Mhór, IGT Decl. § 152 . A tribal name. See Mac Neill, Early Irish Population Groups . Given as `fortuatha Síl Cuind,' ib. § 123 ( H 3.17, 774 ). Mentioned with the Luigne as `deoraid,' ib. § 155 ( Lec. 460d42 ). For territories inhabited by Gailenga, see Pokorny, ZCP xi 173 seq. n p. na ceithre Gailenga, H 3.18, 42 ( Thr. Ir. Gl. xliv 29 ). ceithre Gailinga, H 3.17, 724 (Mac Neill, Early Irish Population Groups § 88 ). g p. mors Cosraich ... regis Galeng , AU i 196.11 (an. 737) . dux Galeng , i 402.5 (an. 883) . septem genera Gailinga, Mac Neill, Early Irish Population Groups § 28 . iugulatus est o Galengaibh, AU i 402.6 (an. 883) . a p. do marbad la Gailengu, i 542.z (an. 1019) . For use as a place-name, see Hog. Onom.