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Information about reign: King Áed

CountryScotland
From877
To878
Personal InformationKing Áed of Scotland (840 - 878)
Description

Áed mac Cináeda was a son of Cináed mac Ailpín ("Kenneth MacAlpin"). He became king of the Picts in 877, when he succeeded his brother Constantine I. He was nicknamed Áed of the White Flowers, the wing-footed (Latin: alipes) or the white-foot (Latin: albipes).