Von: Neil McLeod <[log in to unmask]>
> >> The form 'slogad' occurs in the Annals of Ulster
> for the year 803.
> > And it is a contemporary entry?
> Yes, it seems so. (And in any event, non-contemporary entries
> were usually made retrospectively, not prospectively.)
I hadn't thought of this possibility :-) I had rather thought of a much later entry in which someone tried to be archaising.