Irish Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of Ireland

TUATHA DÉ DANANN

Irish Deities

Also known as TUATHA-DÉ-DANANN

A race of magical Irish Gods

Born of the Mother Goddess Danu.

They used to live in the Western Isles, until they traveled to Ireland on a big cloud and began beating up baddies.

Their leader is Dagda, and their number includes Manannán mac Lir, Nuada and the Mórrígan.

Tuatha Dé Danann Facts and Figures

Name: Tuatha Dé Danann
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: TUATHA-DÉ-DANANN

Gender: Male and female
Type: Deities
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Many Things
Area of expertise: Many things, lots of stuff

Good/Evil Rating: GOOD, quite approachable
Popularity index: 1403

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Article last revised on May 23, 2019 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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