Cúchulainn

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Etymology[edit]

From Irish ‎(hound) + Culann

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Irish) IPA(key): [ˈkuːxulinʲ]

Proper noun[edit]

Cúchulainn

  1. (Irish mythology) The pre-eminent hero of Ulster in the Ulster Cycle, almost undefeatable due to his spear the Gae Bulg, but was cursed to reach an early grave; son of Lugh and Deichtine.