Meaning of Dalriada in English:

Dalriada

Pronunciation /dalˈrɪədə/

proper noun

  • An ancient Gaelic kingdom in northern Ireland whose people (the Scots) established a colony in south-western Scotland from about the late 5th century. By the 9th century Irish Dalriada had declined but the people of Scottish Dalriada gradually acquired dominion over the whole of Scotland.