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This linguistic identification was confirmed by the discovery of two inscriptions . e. Cisalpine Celtic, and dates from the end of the 5th or the first half of the 4th century bc . The other contains the name Kadriako (probably as the second element of a compound Belatukadriako), immediately comparable with the Gaulish and British divine name Belatu-cadros, cf. perhaps Welsh cadr ‘fine, lovely’. Gallo-Brittonic Belatucadros was sometimes equated with the Celtic Mars (see interpretatio romana ).
574–c. 603, †17 April 608) and one of the most powerful and best documented leaders in Britain or Ireland (Ériu ) in this period. He is a key fig- ure in connection with the early history of the Scottish dynasty, the Scottish church centred on Iona (Eilean Ì ), and the relations between the Gaels of Scotland (Alba ) and the Gaels of Ireland, on the one hand, and the other peoples of Britain on the other. Adomnán ’s Vita Columbae (Life of Colum Cille ) of c. 692 shows that Aedán was a Christian who had undergone an inauguration ritual on Iona at the hands of Colum Cille himself (Enright, Iona, Tara, and Soissons).
During his reign the Scots recovered from a period of political unrest and Pictish domination, and once again established the Cenél nGabráin as the ruling dynasty of Dál Riata. Aed regained Scottish sovereignty over Dál Riata from the powerful Pictish king Onuist son of Uurguist (Oengus mac Forgussa in Irish sources) in around 750, probably taking a decisive turn in that year with the defeat and death of Onuist’s brother, Talorggan mac Forgussa, at the battle of Catohic. In the year corresponding to 768, the Annals of Ulster record bellum i Fortrinn iter Aedh 7 Cinaedh ‘battle in [the Pictish province of] Fortrinn between Aed and Cinaed’, the latter probably being Cinioid son of Uuredec, king of the Picts .