radande

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See also: rådande

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

radande (plural not attested)

  1. (mythology) Tree spirits, similar to dryads and hamadryads of Greek and Roman mythology. Like the hamadryads, they were bound to the tree they were born to for the life of the tree.

References[edit]

  • Melville, F. The Book of Faeries. Quarto Publishing, 2002.