British - A giant. He was the owner of the magic fairy dog, Petitcrieu. Tristram killed him in order to obtain the dog as a present for Isolde. Other stories say that the dog was given to Tristram by Gilan. In another version, Urgan was a boy, stolen by fairies, who was transformed into an ugly pixie, returning to the form of a handsome youth when a beautiful girl kissed him. In some lore, occasionally known as Urgan.

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