Given Name LUGH

GENDER: Masculine

Meaning & History

Probably an Irish form of LUGUS. In Irish mythology Lugh was a divine hero who led the Tuatha De Danann against the Fomorians who were led by his grandfather Balor. Lugh killed Balor by shooting a stone into his giant eye.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Lugus, Lugos (Celtic Mythology), Lleu, Llew (Welsh Mythology)


heroes, mythology
Entry updated July 28, 2009