Dagda

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The Middle Irish name Dagda means "Good God" or "Shining God, from Old Irish Dagdae, from Proto-Celtic *Dago-deiwos, from Proto-Indo-European *dhagho- (shining) + *deiwos (divinity).

Proper noun[edit]

The Dagda

  1. (Irish mythology). An important god in Irish mythology.

Middle Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish Dagdae, from Proto-Celtic *Dago-deiwos, from Proto-Indo-European *dhagho- (shining) + *deiwos (divinity).

Proper noun[edit]

Dagda m

  1. (Irish mythology) An important god in Irish mythology.