Sentence Examples


  • He also came to know the Oxford collections of Brian Twyne to which he was greatly indebted.
  • To meet such formidable opponents, Brian, now an old man unable to lead in person, mustered all the forces of Munster and Connaught, and was joined by Maelsechlainn in command of the forces of Meath.
  • Brian himself perished along with his son Murchad and Maelmorda.
  • In 998 Brian ascended the Shannon with a large force, intending to attack Connaught, and Maelsechlainn, who received no support from the northern Hy Neill, came to terms with him.
  • He succeeded his brother, Brian, when the latter was murdered by Turlough in 1562, as baron of Dungannon.