Fomorian


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Synonyms for Fomorian

one of a group of Celtic sea demons sometimes associated with the hostile power of nature

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Mackenzie in fact claims that the Fionn tales were "imported from Ireland" and, transformed locally, the "Fians became Fomorians, or giants, and acquired the characteristics of these Fomorians" (112).
The Fomorians, vampire-like demons attacked the castle, murdered all the men and used the woman as incubators for their children.
They defeated the people before them, the Fir Bolg, and also were victorious on several occasions over the Fomorians, notably in the Battle of Moytura.