Cadw

British - A Welsh chieftain. He was the only man allowed to shave the giant Ysbaddaden, and he cut the tusk from the boar, Ysgithyrwyn, for the giant to be shaved with. In some accounts this story is confused with that of Caw of Caledonia. Later in the story of Culhwch and Olwen, he collected the blood of the Black Witch killed by King Arthur. Both the tusk and the blood were items that Ysbaddaden required Culhwch to get in his quest for the hand of Olwen. At the end of the quest, he shaved Ysbaddaden to the bone and cut off his ears. Sometimes known as Cadw.

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