Ecne

In Celtic mythology, Ecne (Wisdom, Old Irish ecna, ecne, wise, enlightened) was one of the Tuatha Dé Danann and was the god of wisdom, or knowledge.wikipedia
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Celtic mythology

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In Celtic mythology, Ecne (Wisdom, Old Irish ecna, ecne, wise, enlightened) was one of the Tuatha Dé Danann and was the god of wisdom, or knowledge.

Old Irish

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In Celtic mythology, Ecne (Wisdom, Old Irish ecna, ecne, wise, enlightened) was one of the Tuatha Dé Danann and was the god of wisdom, or knowledge.

Tuatha Dé Danann

Tuatha De DanannTuatha De DanaanDe Danann
In Celtic mythology, Ecne (Wisdom, Old Irish ecna, ecne, wise, enlightened) was one of the Tuatha Dé Danann and was the god of wisdom, or knowledge.

Brian (mythology)

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Ecne had three fathers, Brian, Iuchar, and Iucharba, who were all sons of Brigid and Tuireann, also known as Delbáeth.

Brigid

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Ecne had three fathers, Brian, Iuchar, and Iucharba, who were all sons of Brigid and Tuireann, also known as Delbáeth.

Tuireann

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Ecne had three fathers, Brian, Iuchar, and Iucharba, who were all sons of Brigid and Tuireann, also known as Delbáeth. Ecne's three fathers killed Cian, the father of Lugh, and Lugh's deadly revenge is recounted in The Fate of the Children of Tuireann.

Delbáeth

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Ecne had three fathers, Brian, Iuchar, and Iucharba, who were all sons of Brigid and Tuireann, also known as Delbáeth.

Danu (Irish goddess)

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They are called the tri dee Donand, meaning the three gods of Danu, which can also be read as the three gods of dán, or knowledge.

Celts

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For Ecne to be the son of three brothers also recalls the early Celtic practice of fraternal polyandry.

Polyandry

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For Ecne to be the son of three brothers also recalls the early Celtic practice of fraternal polyandry.

Cian

CíanOidheadh Chloinne Tuireann
Ecne's three fathers killed Cian, the father of Lugh, and Lugh's deadly revenge is recounted in The Fate of the Children of Tuireann.

Lugh

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Ecne's three fathers killed Cian, the father of Lugh, and Lugh's deadly revenge is recounted in The Fate of the Children of Tuireann.

Poetry

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In Irish Druids and Old Irish Religions, James Bonwick reports Ecne as female and as the goddess of poetry.