Brian Boru

or Bri·an Bo·ramha, Bri·an Bo·raimhe, Bri·an Bo·roimhe, Bri·an Bo·rumha

[ brahy-uhn baw-roh, -roo, breen ]

noun
  1. 926–1014, king of Ireland 1002–14.

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  • One is the harp of Brian Boru, the greatest king in Irish history.

    One Irish Summer | William Eleroy Curtis

British Dictionary definitions for Brian Boru

Brian Boru

/ (bəˈruː) /


noun
  1. ?941–1014, king of Ireland (1002–14): killed during the defeat of the Danes at the battle of Clontarf

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