Llyr
Llyr Llyr prop. n. (Welsh mythology) the sea personified, father of Manawydan; corresponds to the Irish {Ler}. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • Llŷr — Lledyeith (llyr kymrisch: „Meer“, entspricht dem irischen ler, Genitiv lir ; lledyeith kymr.: „Halb Sprache“), auch Llŷr [ɬiːr], ist das walisische Pendant zum irischen Meeresgott Lir.[1] Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Mythologie und Etymologie …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Llŷr — is a figure in Welsh mythology, the father of Bran, Branwen and Manawydan by Penarddun. The Welsh Triads mention he was imprisoned by Euroswydd; the Second Branch of the Mabinogi names Euroswydd as the father of Penarddun s younger two sons,… …   Wikipedia

  • Llyr — /hleerdd/, n. Welsh Legend. the father of Manawydan: corresponds to the Irish Ler. * * * In Celtic religion, the leader of one of the two warring families of the gods. According to one interpretation, the Children of Llyr were the powers of… …   Universalium

  • Llyr — Lir Children of Lir à Dublin Lir, dans la mythologie celtique irlandaise, est le dieu de la mer, qui est la signification de son nom, c’est un dieu suprême des Tuatha Dé Danann. Il est le père de Manannan Mac Lir, de Bran le Béni et de Branwen.… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Llyr — En la religión celta, el líder de una de las dos familias de dioses en guerra. De acuerdo con una interpretación, los Hijos de Llyr eran los poderes de las tinieblas, en conflicto constante con los Hijos de Dôn, los poderes de la luz. En la… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Llyr — noun Celtic deity who was the father of Manawydan; corresponds to Irish Lir • Regions: ↑Wales, ↑Cymru, ↑Cambria • Instance Hypernyms: ↑Celtic deity * * * /hleerdd/, n. Welsh Legend. the father of Manawydan: corresponds to the Irish Ler. * * *… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Llyr —    In Celtic myth the father of Brân, Branwen, and Manannán. To the Irish he was one of the Tuatha Dé Danann and a hero of a legend concerning the children of his first wife, Aebh, who were turned into swans by his second wife, Aeife, who herself …   Who’s Who in non-classical mythology

  • Llŷr Ifans — Llŷr Ifans, is a Welsh actor, born on 22 July 1968 in Ruthin, Wales. He is the younger brother of actor Rhys Ifans. Like his brother he is a Welsh language speaker. The brothers appeared together in the film Twin Town .His partner is BBC Radio… …   Wikipedia

  • Llŷr Williams — (born Pentrebychan, Wrexham, Wales 1976) is a Welsh pianist.ChildhoodLlŷr Williams was born in 1976 in the village of Pentre Bychan in Wrexham, Wales.He inherited an interest in opera from his father, and before the age of seven he was going to… …   Wikipedia

  • Llŷr Ifans — Données clés Naissance 22 juillet 1968 Ruthin (Pays de Galles) Nationalité Galloise Profession Acteur …   Wikipédia en Français

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