from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. The daughter of the Fomorian king Balor, wife of Cian and the mother of Lugh and Delbáeth, and the grandmother of Cúchulainn and Fionn mac Cumhaill.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Lonnbeimnech ( "fierce striker" or perhaps "sword-shouter") and Tuatha Dé Danann, and his mother is Ethliu or Ethniu, daughter of Tory Island in 1835 recounts the birth of a grandson of Balor who grows up to kill his grandfather.
Lugh, Lú), son of Ethliu or Ethniu, is an apparent deity of pre-Christian Ireland.
Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.