Gender Masculine

Meaning & History

Welsh cognate of Manannán. According to the Mabinogi [1] he was a son of Llŷr, and the brother of Brân and Branwen. He participated in his brother's invasion of Ireland, and was one of only seven warriors to return. Afterwards he became a companion of Pryderi and married his widowed mother Rhiannon [2].


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Entry added January 21, 2022