Dan Hunt wrote:
> The god Lugh (called Llwch) is given the epithet Llawwynauc/Llawwynawc in
> early Welsh sources. This word has been rendered (depending on the
> translator) as "Windy or Stormy or Furious or Striking Hand". In Gaelic, I
> have found a Laimhinneach, a word used for an octopus. I take this to be
> "Black hand". Could a formation like this lie behind the W. Llawwynauc?
> Any suggestions?
> Thank you.
> Dan Hunt
Sorry, but what 'early Welsh resources' do you refer to ?
I'm interested in Welsh mythology and language, so I'd like to know.
(PS: isn't Lugh in Welsh Lleu ?)