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File:Branwen.jpg - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Branwen, daughter of Llyr Archbishop of Wales draws parallels with Branwen and Bran the ... Branwen (video game character)

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White raven, white crow. Welsh In the Mabinogion, She is a central figure in being wed to the High King of Ireland and thereby encompassing the doom of both the Irish and Britons, when her brother Bran invades Ireland to rescue her from the degradation she...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
The Story of Brân the Blessed
Brân was a Welsh god of the underworld whose eminence is most often associated with his the "Wonderful Head." Though he could present himself as a principal of battle, Brân was also a patron on bards, minstrels, and musicians. He was huge, colossal....
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Celtic Gods and Heros: Introduction to Celtic Mythology
Youngsters of school age almost effortlessly learn about the gods and heroes of Greek and Roman mythology. Names like Zeus, Hercules, Diana, Ulysses, Mercury, Venus, and others become widely familiar. Paintings, popular movies, and books trace their stories...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
The Mabinogion
Welsh mythological prose finds its most enchanting breath in the Mabinogion, a collection of stories about the gods and goddesses of the Celtic Britons. More formally the work is known as the Four Branches of the Mabinogi. Although the full set of tales...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Raven, crow. Irish. A master of the Isle of Britain, he is a cauldron-God, associated with a cauldron of regeneration which would revive the slain while leaving them voiceless. His cauldron destroyed, and he mortally wounded in a war to rescue his sister...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
(unpeaceful). Welsh Maternal half-brother to Bendigeidfran (Bran) and full brother to Nisien. Quarrelsome and a natural antagonist, he is said to be able to cause strife between two brothers when they were most loving. He it is that is responsible for the...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Gods of Ancient Wales and the Celtic Britons
A common temptation is to think that civilization reached Great Britain through the vehicle of Roman occupation. But Celtic civilization existed in Britain centuries before the Latins' arrival, and before the Celts, societies existed in Britain sophisticated...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish

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Gwyr y Gogledd? Some Icelandic Analogues to Branwen Ferch Lfir
University of Glasgow.
Branwen - Sisters in Celebration
Branwen is a Goddess of two lands, Ireland and Wales. Branwen's tale Matholwch to dishonor Branwen due to the actions of Her brother, Efnisien's anger.
Branwen Gruffydd Jones
Branwen Gruffydd Jones.
Master Appendix F. Antipatharian Growth Chronology Williams and
AND GORGONIANS. 1. Branwen Williams and Andréa Grottoli.
Branwen Okpako
Branwen Okpako. Thursday, 20 April, 6pm 227 Herter Hall University of Massachusetts Amherst.

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Health wins as spending shrinks
By Branwen Jeffreys Health correspondent, BBC News Health will account for almost a third of all UK government spending by 2015, according to a report from the Institute of Fiscal Studies.
Toronto adds 7 more world premieres including features by Millet, O'Nan, Petersen
Programmers have also added the world premiere of The Education of Auma Obama by Branwen Okpako (Germany), about President Obama's half sister, to Reel to Real.
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Woman battles bipolar to publish ghost story
Jan's story, Red Branwen, is a spooky ghost tale which she calls “a feminist's answer to Jack the Ripper”.
Cory Band - Cory in Concert vol.I - CDBesprekingen
In dezelfde broze sferen verkeren Engelbert Humperdincks 'An Evening Prayer' en 'Branwen' van de jonge Welshe componist Cai Isfryn, waarin onze eigen Bert Vanthienen nog maar eens zijn wereldklasse op sopraancornet demonstreert.

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Branwen - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Branwen, Daughter of Llŷr is a major character in the Second Branch of the Mabinogi, which is sometimes called the Mabinogi of Branwen after her.
Oblivion:Branwen - UESPWiki
Jan 8, 2011 Branwen is a Redguard in the south-east part of the Arena District.
Mar 3, 1997 Branwen ('white raven') a daughter of Llyr and Penarddun, and sister of Bran, and Manawydan, and half-sister of Nisien and Efnisien.
Branwen - The Forgotten Realms Wiki - Books, races, classes, and
Branwen is a human cleric from the Baldur's Gate computer game. She is voiced by Bernadette Sullivan.
Concerning the Names Branwen, Bronwen and the Like

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