Definition of Finn MacCool in English:

Share this entry

Finn MacCool

Pronunciation: /ˌfɪn məˈkuːl/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

(also Finn Mac Cumhaill) Irish Mythology
The warrior hero of a cycle of legends about a band of warriors defending Ireland. Father of the legendary Irish warrior and bard Ossian, he is supposed to have lived in the 3rd century ad. See also Fingal.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: Finn Mac¦Cool

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.