Words and Proper Names

Laithlinn

3409.
Ó Corráin (Donnchadh): The Vikings in Scotland and Ireland in the ninth century.
In Peritia 12 (1998), pp. 296–339.
Argues that the kingdom called Lothlend (also Laithlind, Laithlinn, later Lochlainn) in Irish sources was not located in Norway but had been established in Scotland before 825 by Norwegian Vikings.
15116.
Etchingham (Colmán): Laithlinn, ‘fair foreigners’ and ‘dark foreigners’: the identity and provenance of Vikings in ninth-century Ireland.
In The Viking Age (2010), pp. 80–88.