Irish Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of Ireland


Irish Fighting Goddess

Also known as Neamhan, Neman, Nemhain

Furious Battle Goddess

Part of the Mórrígan Mob.

Her name means frenzy or fury. Think battlefields of blood and pub punch-ups. She’s also married to Nuada.

Nemain Facts and Figures

Name: Nemain
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Neamhan, Neman, Nemhain

Gender: Female
Type: Goddess
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Warriors and Fighting
Area of expertise: Combat

Good/Evil Rating: NOT OKAY, be careful
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Article last revised on May 23, 2019 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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