Fomorian

noun
Fo·​mor·​i·​an | \ (ˈ)fō¦mȯrēən, ˈ-ō¦wȯ- \
plural -s

Definition of Fomorian

: one of a race of sea robbers in Celtic legend who were probably originally gods representing the powers of evil and darkness

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History and Etymology for Fomorian

obsolete Irish Gaelic fomor + English -ian

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“Fomorian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Fomorian. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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