|Name ▲▼||Origin ▲▼||Description ▲▼|
|God name |
"Ogma/ Ogmius/ Ogmios"
|Celtic||A god of education, genius, eloquence, language & magic|
|Goddess name |
"Ogmius ( Ogma, Ogmios )"
|Celtic / Irish||God of poetry and speech. Very little is known of him, but the Roman writer Lucian mentions a Romano-Celtic god of wisdom, Ogmios, apparently åśśimilated with HERCULES and described as an old man with lion's skin holding a crowd of people chained to his tongue by their ears. NOTE: a goddess Ogma is also mentioned; she may have been a mother goddess in the original Irish pantheon....|