- Celtic (culture)
- Reptilian (attribute)
- Deadly (behaviour)
A powerful and deadly green serpent from Celtic Legend. The hero Fionn Mac Cumhail tried to kill the beast but it ate 100 of his men and all their dogs. A prophecy was laid that St. Patrick would arrive and subdue the beast bounding it to the bottom of the ocean with a single reed and it would remain imprisoned until judgement day.
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