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Celtic deity

Definitions of Celtic deity
  1. noun
    a deity worshipped by the Celts
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    Amaethon
    the farmer god; ancient god of agriculture
    Ana
    mother of the ancient Irish gods; sometimes identified with Danu
    Angus Og
    Celtic god of love and beauty; patron deity of young men and women
    Arawn
    Celtic deity who was the lord of Annwfn (the other world or the land of fairies)
    Arianrhod
    Celtic goddess famous for her beauty; mother of Dylan
    Boann
    Celtic goddess; mother of Angus Og
    Brigit
    Celtic goddess of fire and fertility and agriculture and household arts and wisdom; later associated with Saint Bridget
    Dagda
    chief Celtic god of the Tuatha De Danann; father of Angus Og and Brigit
    Dana
    Celtic goddess who was the mother of the Tuatha De Danann; identified with the Welsh Don
    Don
    Celtic goddess; mother of Gwydion and Arianrhod; corresponds to Irish Danu
    Dylan
    Celtic god of the waves; son of Arianrhod
    Epona
    (possibly Roman mythology) Celtic goddess of horses and mules and asses
    Gwydion
    Celtic sky god; a magician; giver of arts and civilization
    Gwyn
    Celtic underworld god
    LLud
    a Celtic warrior god
    Llyr
    Celtic deity who was the father of Manawydan; corresponds to Irish Lir
    Lugh
    ancient Celtic god
    Manannan
    Celtic god of the sea; son of Ler
    Manawyddan
    Celtic sea god; son of Llyr
    Morrigan
    Celtic war goddess
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    Fomor, Fomorian
    one of a group of Celtic sea demons sometimes associated with the hostile power of nature
    Ler, Lir
    the sea personified; father of Manannan; corresponds to Welsh Llyr
    Llew Llaw Gyffes
    son of Gwydion and Arianrhod; supported by magic of Gwydion; cursed by Arianrhod
    Tuatha De, Tuatha De Danann
    race of Celtic gods or demigods; ruled Ireland in the Golden Age
    type of:
    deity, divinity, god, immortal
    any supernatural being worshipped as controlling some part of the world or some aspect of life or who is the personification of a force
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