CELTIC MYTHOLOGY

The Gods of Ireland, Scotland, Wales & Gaul

AINE

Celtic Agriculture Goddess

Sunny Agricultural Goddess

Daughter of MANANNAN-MACLIR the Sea God.

She chose a life of landlocked love. She killed a king who tried to rape her, then branched out into Irish Agriculture. She had her own Aine’s Hill in County Kerry, where Midsummer Revels were held when she took on a new identity as a Fairy Queen.

AINE FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : AINE
Location : Western Europe
Gender : Female
Type : deity
In charge of : Agriculture and Farming
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : OKAY, not bad
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 17619

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Article last updated on 09 January 2014 by Rowan Allen.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "AINE: Goddess of Farming from Celtic mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 09 Jan. 2014. Web. 31 July 2014.

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