Tuatha Dé Danann
or Tu·atha dé Da·naan
[ too-uh-huh dey dah-nuh n ]
/ ˈtu ə hə deɪ ˈdɑ nən /
noun Irish Legend.
a race of gods or demigods who defeated the Fomorians and ruled Ireland during a golden age.
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Tuatha de Danann
1680s, from Irish Tuatha dé Danann, literally "the people of Danann," from plural of tuath (see Teutonic) + Danann, mother of the gods.
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