His father, Elatha, was a Fomorian sea-king or pirate, and he repaired to his court.
Then they called him "a Fomorian, and no man," and perforce made their circle wider.
They seemed a resplendent Fomorian phantom against the stars.
Shapes of Death and Horror, Fomorian apparitions, guarded the entrance.
In the dim days of Fomorian and Firbolg, and for ages after, Erin was a land of forests, full of wild cattle and deer and wolves.
pertaining to the monstrous race in Irish mythology, 1876, from Irish fomor "pirate, monster," from fo "under" + mor "sea." Cognate with Gaelic famhair.