Hunger Beast

Irish - A demon of voracious appetite. This demon flew into the throat of Cathal mac Fionghuine and settled in his stomach with the result that Cathal acquired an insatiable appetite that was impoverishing the area until a student, Anera mac Conglinne, tricked the demon into leaving and then banished it. At times, identified as Hunger Beast, lon craois or lon craois.

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