Tag: irish mythology

Mythology Monday: The Dullahan

Welcome back to Mythology Monday! During this, the spookiest of seasons, I’ll be talking about one of Irish mythology’s most dangerous creatures: the Dullahan.

It’s still September, you say? Silly child! Didn’t you know Halloween starts the day after Labor Day?

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Mythology Monday: How Cú Chulainn Got His Name

It’s that time of week again, and this week we’re going to take a look at a bit of Irish mythology. Specifically, I’m going to be talking about one of Ireland’s most well known cultural heroes, Cú Chulainn. More specifically, I’m going to be talking about how he came to be called Cu Chulainn in the first place.

Also, Cú Chulainn is not pronounced the way you think it is. Nothing in Irish is pronounced the way you think it is.

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