Macbeth, King o Scotland

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Macbeth
Macbeth of Scotland.jpg
Imagined 19t century portrait o Macbeth
King o Alba
Ring1040–1057
PredecessorDuncan I
SuccessorLulach
Mormaer o Moray
Ring1032–1057
PredecessorGille Coemgáin
SuccessorLulach
Dee'd(1057-08-15)15 August 1057
Lumphanan or Scone
BuirialIona
SpouseGruoch

Mac Bethad mac Findlaích (Modren Gaelic: MacBheatha mac Fhionnlaigh; Medieval Gaelic: Mac Bethad mac Findlaích; anglicised as Macbeth, an nicknamed Deircc, "the Reid King";[1] died 15 August 1057) wis King o the Scots (kent as the king o Alba an aa, an earlier as king o Moray an king o Fortriu) frae 1040 till his daith.

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  1. William Forbes Skene, Chronicles, p. 102.