Eleanor

Irish - A lady in love with Cearbhall. She fell in love with the poet Cearbhall but her father would not sanction their marriage. Cearbhall used his magic to put to sleep all the guests at her wedding to another man and they eloped. Some say that they went overseas and that, when Cearbhall was killed in an accident, Eleanor died of grief. A similar story is told of Cearbhall and Fearbhlaidh. Also commonly called Eleanor.

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