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Here you will find definitions for the Gaelic words that we have used in Tartan Hill.

  Ard Rí - high king.

  clann - a large group of related people, essentially an extended family.

  clanna - the plural of clann.

  fénnid - a member of a fian.

  fian - a band of fianna.

  fianna - small, semi-independant band of landless warriors who typically serve a king.

  rí benn - a king over a single clann.

  rí buiden - a king over a number of clanna.

  rí ruidech - a 'king over kings', often a provincial king, with rí buiden as subordinates.

  ríg fénnid - the leader of a fian.

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