Ceridwen

Pronounced keh RID wen
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About the name Ceridwen

The name Ceridwen is a female name of Welsh origin. She birthed the bard Taliesin lore when she consumed Gwion Bach after he took the potion she made for her son Morfan or Avagddu. She is honored as a Goddess in many modern Celtic-based traditions.

The name Ceridwen means something like "bent woman" or "blessed poetry"

From the Welsh cyrrid "bent" or cerdd "poetry"
And
ven "woman" or gwen "fair, white, blessed"

Related Names

Cerridwen, Cerridwyn, Kerridwen, Keridwen, Keridwyn

Origin
Europe
Celtic

myth, divine, literature

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