E. Cobham Brewer 18101897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Innis Fodhla [Island of Destiny],
an old name of Ireland.
Long before the westerr districts of Innis Fodhla had any settled name a powerful king reigned over this part of the sacred island. [The king referred to was Connedda, who gave his name to the province of Connacht],W. B. Yeats: Fairy Tales and Folk-Lore, pp. 306, 318.