Fomor

noun

Fo·​mor
ˈfōˌmȯ(ə)r,
-ōˌwȯ-
plural -s
: fomorian

Word History

Etymology

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 15 Apr. 2024.

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