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  • Celtic Celtic (culture)
  • Giant Giant (attribute)
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The Giantess and wife of Tegyd Foel from Wales. Together they are the ancestors of many Welsh heroes. She features in the Hanes Taliesin (Tale of Taliesin) and lives in Pennllyn.

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