Who Were The Brehons?
Who were this mysterious class of 'eminent jurists' - the keepers of the laws? What was their role in society?
Why were their judgments respected so highly?
How do they relate to the druids and poets of old Ireland?
In this video, we'll be introduced to the famous yet mysterious group known as the Brehons.
Extract from the online course 'The Brehon Laws of Early Ireland'