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Goibniu

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

[OIr. gobae, smith].

Smith of the Tuatha Dé Danann and one of the three gods of craft, na trídé dána, along with Credne and Luchta. Goibniu is seen most vividly in Cath Maige...

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Goibniu

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

[OIr. gobae, smith].

Smith of the Tuatha Dé Danann and one of the three gods of craft, na trídé dána, along with Credne and Luchta. Goibniu is seen most vividly in Cath Maige...

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Goibniu

James MacKillop.

in A Dictionary of Celtic Mythology

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 449 words.

[OIr. gobae, smith].

Smith of the Tuatha Dé Danann and one of the three gods of craft, na trídé

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Guibne

James MacKillop.

in A Dictionary of Celtic Mythology

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 6 words.

Variant spellings of Goibniu.

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Gobnenn

James MacKillop.

in A Dictionary of Celtic Mythology

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 11 words.

Variant spellings for Goibniu; see also GOBBÁN SAOR.

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Glas Ghaibhleann

James MacKillop.

in A Dictionary of Celtic Mythology

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 138 words.

[Ir. glas, green, greenish blue; of Gaiblín (?), of Goibniu (?)].

Celebrated, magical cow, white with green spots,

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Glwyddyn Saer

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Shadowy Welsh figure, probably counterpart of the Irish craft-god Goibniu. See also GOFANNON; GOBBÁN SAOR.

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blacksmith

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

See GOIBNIU, smith of the Tuatha Dé Danann; Gofannon, the smith of early Welsh narrative. See also SMITH.

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Bríg,

James MacKillop.

in A Dictionary of Celtic Mythology

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 34 words.

[Ir., high, noble, power (?)].

A daughter of the Dagda whose son Rúadán is killed by Goibniu. In her

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blacksmith

James MacKillop.

in A Dictionary of Celtic Mythology

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 19 words.

See GOIBNIU, smith of the Tuatha Dé Danann; Gofannon, the smith of early Welsh narrative. See also

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Gobbán Saor

James MacKillop.

in A Dictionary of Celtic Mythology

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 156 words.

[Ir. saor, smith, wright].

A euhemerized version of the god Goibniu who becomes the master craftsman of Irish and

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