Muilearteach

Also known as Muilidheartach, Muir Leartach, Muircartach.

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  • #2354
  • Celtic Celtic (culture)
  • Humanoid Humanoid (attribute)
  • Sorcery and Medicinal Sorcery and Medicinal (attribute)
  • Hellish Hellish (attribute)
  • Friendly and Dangerous Friendly and Dangerous (behaviour)

An old woman with one and a blue face from the mythologies of Scotland. She lives it the Celtic underworld and comes to the shore from time to time. In the form of a weak old lady, she knocks on people’s door, asking to be let in. Anyone who does is in great danger, because once she is inside, she swells up to a huge size and wreaks havoc. However there are times when she is helpful. She carries a pot of balsam which she uses to cure the sick. She also has the ability to bring the dead back to life with the touch of her finger.

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