CELTIC MYTHOLOGY

The Gods of Ireland, Scotland, Wales & Gaul

AMAETHON

Celtic Agriculture God

God of Welsh Agriculture

Which would mean farming acres of delicious leeks.

A son of DON, he was also a bit of a thief and had the cheek to steal things from ARAWN Lord of the Otherworld.

These included a bird, a hound and a deer, and caused no end of problems for his brother GWYDDION to sort out.

AMAETHON FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : AMAETHON
Area or people : Welsh
Location : Western Europe
Gender : Male
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 : 12096
Share this page:
Link to this page (HTML anchor tag):

Article last updated on 01 November 2013 by Rowan Allen.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "AMAETHON: God of Farming from Celtic mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 01 Nov. 2013. Web. 20 August 2014.

Permissions page


The Gods told us to do it. Go to top

INTRO
Introduction to the Celtic section

EXPLORE
Browse our entries on Celtic mythology

FIND GODS
Search the Holy Database of All Known Gods

A-Z INDEX
List of names from Celtic mythology