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Conand

Source:
A Dictionary of Celtic Mythology
Author(s):

James MacKillop

Conand, Conann, Connan.. 

The Fomorian leader who resided on Tory Island (off Co. Donegal), where his fortress was a great glass tower, Tor Conaind. He levied a tribute on the Nemedians; they, in turn, attacked the island and stormed the tower. Fergus Lethderg the Nemedian killed Conand before the Nemedian escape to Britain. Distinguish from Conaing.

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