Airmed (Oirmed)
a woman of the Túatha Dé Danann, daughter of the physician Dían Cécht and a healer in her own right. Her name appears to refer to the Irish word airmed ‘measure of grain’, which echoes that of her brother Míach (míach ‘sack of grain’).
See also: Dían CéchtDían Cécht (Túatha Dé Danann) – physician of the Túatha Dé Danann in Irish literature
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MíachMíach (ass. time-frame: Túatha Dé Danann, Fir Bolg, Fomoire) – apparently from míach ‘measure (bushel, sack) of corn / grain’; a mythological figure of Irish literature, a son of Dían Cécht and brother to Airmed
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