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Constantine III o Scotland

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Constantine III
17t-century portrait o Constantine, whan he wis reckoned as Constantine IV
King o Alba
PredecessorKenneth II
SuccessorKenneth III
Bornc. 970
Rathinveramond near Perth
FaitherCuilén, King o Alba

Constantine, son o Cuilén (Mediaeval Gaelic: Causantín mac Cuiléin; Modren Gaelic: Còiseam mac Chailein), kent in maist modren regnal leets as Constantine III,[1] (born c. 970–997) wis king o Scots frae 995 tae 997.

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  1. Till the Victorian era, Constantine, son o Áed was leetit as "Constantine III o Scotland", an this Constantine as "Constantine IV". Syne then, revised historical opeenion haes remuived Caustantín o the Picts, previously teetled "Constantine I o Scotland", frae the tradeetional leet o Scots monarchs, leadin tae this Constantine bein reteetled as "Constantine III".