Words and Proper Names

rí (ScG)

McLeod (Wilson): Rí Innsi Gall, rí Fionnghall, Ceannas nan Gàidheal: sovereignty and rhetoric in the late medieval Hebrides.
In CMCS 43 (Summer, 2002), pp. 25–48.
Argues that the diversity of titles used for the Hebridean rulers (and others) during this period is a literary device and is not interpreted politically.