Fomor

noun
Fo·​mor | \ ˈfōˌmȯ(ə)r, -ōˌwȯ- \
plural -s

Definition of Fomor

: fomorian

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History and Etymology for Fomor

obsolete Irish Gaelic fomór, fomorach (now fomhuireach), from Irish Gaelic fo under (from Old Irish) + muir sea (from Old Irish); akin to Latin sub under and mare sea

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“Fomor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Fomor. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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