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Celtic Gods and Heroes: The Gods of Ancient Ireland
Celtic peoples established themselves in Ireland about 2,500 years ago. But humans had inhabited the island long before that, as evidenced by the monument site at Newgrange dating to 3000 B.C., as well as the prehistoric megaliths at Carrowmore in Sligo, and...
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LEBOR GABÁLA ÉRENN The Book of the Taking of Ireland PART VI
The Tuatha de Dannan Alfred Nutt
Gods and Fighting Men: Title Page
Jan 22, 2004 and Goibniu the Smith. And the .. that was called Druim na Teine, the Ridge of the Fire, Goibniu and Samthainn and Cian.
Whispering Woods Celtic Pantheon course
that being Goibniu. From him he begged a spear, Now after the spear had been given to him, Ruadan turned and wounded Goibniu.

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Goibniu - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In Irish mythology Goibniu (Old Irish) or Goibhniu was the smith of the Tuatha Dé Danann.
Goibniu was the smith of the Tuatha Dé Danann, and interestingly enough, we are never told of his parentage.
The Swordsmith of the Celts. GOM for August 2002.
Goibniu was the Smith of the Tuatha Dé Danann. He created magical weapons which always hit their mark and every wound inflicted by them was fatal.

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