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The last high king was Brian Boru
Mael Sechnaill (II) mac Domnaill was the last true High King of Ireland. After his death the position was held in opposition until the Norman Conquest
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Q: Who was the last High King of Ireland?
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The High King Brian Boru.

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It is the Anglicized form of Ruadhrí, which is Irish for "red king". It was the name of the last high king of Ireland.

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