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Red Branch

plural noun, Irish Legend.
1.
the warriors of Conchobar, alienated from him after his treachery to Deirdre and Naoise.
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  • He made, therefore, a great feast, at which all the heroes of the Red Branch were present.

    A Book of Myths Jean Lang
  • Through her, but not through her sin, will come the destruction of the Red Branch.

    Imaginations and Reveries (A.E.) George William Russell
  • It may be the Red Branch will make peace between the king and myself.

    Imaginations and Reveries (A.E.) George William Russell
  • But tell me who else among the Red Branch do you think of with love?

    Imaginations and Reveries (A.E.) George William Russell
  • One of the Red Branch displays our banner on a galley from the South.

    Imaginations and Reveries (A.E.) George William Russell
  • Kings were they who had murmured against the sovereignty of the Red Branch.

    The Coming of Cuculain Standish O'Grady
  • The word of a scion of the Red Branch is security enough for me.

    The Coming of Cuculain Standish O'Grady
  • There she pronounced a curse upon me and upon the Red Branch.

    The Coming of Cuculain Standish O'Grady
  • It was the armoury of the Red Branch and shone with all manner of war-furniture.

    The Coming of Cuculain Standish O'Grady
  • On the morrow there was a great hosting of the Red Branch on the plain of the Assemblies.

    The Coming of Cuculain Standish O'Grady

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