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The Wild Boar in Irish Mythology

The wild boar was hunted into extinction in Ireland back in the C17th, although it seems likely that it was probably not truly ‘wild’ at all, but introduced by man in early prehistoric times. Ireland’s rich forest land… Read More

The Dord Fian Confusion

In my research of all things Fianna, I have come across numerous references to the mysterious war-cry of the Fenian war band as the Dord Fiann. Don’t get me wrong; undoubtedly the Fianna did have their own unique battle… Read More

The Dord Fiann ConfusionV1

In my research of all things Fianna, I have come across numerous references to the mysterious war-cry of the Fenian war band as the ‘Dord Fiann’.   Don’t get me wrong; undoubtedly the Fianna did have their own unique… Read More