What is manannan the god of?

What is manannan the god of?

Manannan – God of Sea Manannan or Manannan Mac Lir was a popular deity in Celtic mythology, belonging to an Irish mystical race known as the Tuatha De Danann. Son of Lir, the Irish God of the sea, Manannan’s title was Lord of the Sea until his Father’s death whereupon he took the title.

What does manannan mean?

son of the sea
Manannán or Manann, also known as Manannán mac Lir (“son of the sea”), is a warrior and king of the Otherworld in Irish mythology who is associated with the sea and often interpreted as a sea god, usually as a member of the Tuatha Dé Danann.

Who is the Celtic god of the sea?

Manannán mac Lir
Manannán mac Lir, (Celtic: “Manannán, Son of the Sea”), Irish sea god from whom the name of the Isle of Man allegedly derived. Manannán traditionally ruled an island paradise, protected sailors, and provided abundant crops.

How do you say manannan?

  1. Phonetic spelling of Manannan. Ma-na-nan. Manan-nan. mah-nuh-nahn. man-an-nan.
  2. Meanings for Manannan.
  3. Synonyms for Manannan. Celtic deity.
  4. Translations of Manannan. Russian : Мананнан Portuguese : personagem principal.

Who is Fand?

Fand (“tear”, “teardrop of beauty”) or Fann (“weak, helpless person'”) is an otherworldly woman in Irish mythology.

Who is the Scottish god of the sea?

Manannán is a Celtic sea god and associated with the Tuatha de Danaan. They are the Gaelic pre-Christian pantheon that are known in Ireland, Scotland and Isle of Man. His legend is widespread throughout the Celtic lands. His father was Lir, God of the Sea.

What does Fand mean?

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Is Fand a word?

fand v. (obsolete, transitive) To seek (to do a thing); try; attempt; endeavour.

Who were the Scottish pagan gods?


  • Ana or Danu/Dana – The Primordial Goddess of Nature.
  • Dagda – The Cheerful Chief of Gods.
  • Aengus (Angus) /Aonghus – The Youthful God of Love.
  • Lugus / Lugh – The Courageous Warrior God.
  • Mórrígan – The Mysterious Goddess of Fate.
  • Brigid – The ‘Triple’ Goddess of Healing.
  • Belenus – The Effulgent Sun God.

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What Fand means?

Definition of ‘fand’ 1. the act of trying or testing. 2. a trial or test. verb (transitive)