Llyn y Fan

Welsh - A lake in Dyfedd. The home of a maiden of the Otherworld who married a mortal and bore three sons. When he struck her carelessly, she disappeared, taking all their possessions with her. When her sons grew up, she appeared and gave them a bag which contained all kinds of medical knowledge with the result that they became famous physicians. In some lore, occasionally known as Llyn y Fan.

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