noun Irish Legend.
Examples from the Web for fomorian
Then they called him "a Fomorian, and no man," and perforce made their circle wider.
His father, Elatha, was a Fomorian sea-king or pirate, and he repaired to his court.An Illustrated History of Ireland from AD 400 to 1800|Mary Frances Cusack
They seemed a resplendent Fomorian phantom against the stars.
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.Ireland, Historic and Picturesque|Charles Johnston
Shapes of Death and Horror, Fomorian apparitions, guarded the entrance.
pertaining to the monstrous race in Irish mythology, 1876, from Irish fomor "pirate, monster," from fo "under" + mor "sea." Cognate with Gaelic famhair.