Irish - A god of death in some accounts, the first man. Son of Breoghan or Ith. Brother of Milesius. In some versions he is the husband of Dana, in others the father of Milesius. Some say that he was one of those drowned when the Danaans caused the storm that wrecked many of the ships of the invading Milesians. He conducts the souls of the dead to the Otherworld. Some say that he is the same as Balor. Also referred to as Bile.


Irish - Sacred trees. In some references, referred to as bile.

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