Ernmas

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Ernmas is a Erse mither goddess, mentioned in Lebor Gabála Érenn an "Cath Maige Tuired" as ane o the Tuatha Dé Danann. Her dochters include the trinity o eponymous Erse goddesses Ériu, Banba an Fódla, the trinity o war goddesses the Badb, Macha an the Mórrígan (who is namit Anann an aw), an a trinity o sons, Glonn, Gnim, an Coscar an aw. Her ither sons are Fiacha an Ollom.[1] Ernmas wis killed durin the first battle o Mag Tuired.[2]

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  1. Macalister, R. A. Stewart. "Lebor Gabála Érenn". Part IV. Irish Texts Society, Dublin, 1941. § VII, First Redaction.
  2. Gray, Elizabeth A., ed. "Cath Maige Tuired: The Second Battle of Mag Tuired". Irish Texts Society, Dublin, 1982. §12.