On Do, 6.08.2009, 15:10, Dane Pestano wrote:
> This appears to be quite a long period
> considering he was supposed to have ruled Ireland for 20-24 years, (in
> these particular verses 20), hence the 'no lie' tag, which suggests there
> was some debate about the matter.
No, the "no lie" tag is just an ordinary cheville serving poetic purposes
(providing the correct syllable count and a rhyme). It has no actual
semantic value within the "narrative" of the poem.