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[cf. W moch, pigs; Ir. muc, pig].

Swine-god of the Continental Gauls, known from his invocation at Langres, France; may have been the guardian of boarhunters among the tribe of Lingones. Moccus is linked to and may be an aspect of Gaulish Mercury.

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