Overview

Báinleannán


'Báinleannán' can also refer to...

 

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Religion

GO

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

[Ir. báine, ‘pale, white’; leannán, ‘lover, paramour’].

A female spirit who accompanies a number of questing heroes in Irish folk-tales recorded from oral tradition. See also FAIRY LOVER [Ir. leannánsídhe/sí].

Subjects: Religion.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.