Given Name LUNED

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: LIN-ed (Welsh)  [details]

Meaning & History

Variant of ELUNED. In the Mabinogion, a collection of tales from Welsh myth, she is a servant of the Lady of the Fountain who rescues the knight Owain.
VARIANTS: Eiluned, Eluned (Welsh), Lunete (Welsh Mythology)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Lynette, Linette, Linnet, Linnette, Lynnette (English)


Arthurian legend, mythology
Entry updated September 1, 2013