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Subject: Re: Nectan
Author: Cleveland Kent Evans   (Authenticated as clevelandkentevans)
Date: March 31, 2011 at 12:18:59 PM
Reply to: Nectan by Telfalathiel
Irish Names by O Corrain & Maguire says that Nechtan is cognate with Neptune and meant "descendant of the waters." There were several Irish saints named Nechtan.

Perhaps Nectan is just a Welsh or Cornish variation of Nechtan?

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