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Annwfn

[ahn-oo vn]
noun Welsh Mythology.
  1. the other world; the land of fairies.
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Also Ann·wn [ahn-oo n] /ˈɑn ʊn/.
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Historical Examples

  • In the tale of Pwyll, the earliest reference to Annwfn occurs.

    The Religion of the Ancient Celts

    J. A. MacCulloch

  • Hence the name Annwfn has probably taken the place of some earlier pagan title of Elysium.

  • He is created in the lowest stage of life, in Annwfn, the shadowy abyss at the base of Abred.

    Astronomical Myths

    John F. Blake