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[koo-kuhl-in, koo-khoo-lin]
noun Irish Legend.
  1. a hero of Ulster and the subject of many legends.
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Historical Examples of cuchulainn

  • An instructive parallel may be adduced from the saga of Cuchulainn.

    Parzival (vol. 1 of 2)

    Wolfram von Eschenback

  • It says that Cuchulainn lived at Dundealgan, or Dundalk, and there his dun is found.

  • Cuchulainn had seen her, and had succeeded in gaining her love.

  • One of the finest of them is only a few hundred yards from the dun of Cuchulainn.

  • And she promised Cuchulainn as a reward that he would get Fand to wife.