Druids, Bards & Witches



Name:  Calatin Cailitin Calatín


Title: 'Dana' The Bold


Profession:  Magician Sorcerer


Queen:  Medb


King:  Ailill


Province:  Connaught


Associated Sites: Cruachan Cuailnge 


Sons: Twenty-Seven


Daughters: Three


Grandson: One


Enemies:  Cúchulainn

Calatin served Queen Medb of Connaught.  He had twenty seven sons and one grandson who were killed by Cúchulainn during the Cattle Raid of Cooley (Táin Bó Cuailgne).   His three daughters then vowed revenge for the murder of their father and brothers.   They were sent to study magic in Scotland and Babylon.

Stories, Myths and Legends associated with Calatin

Calatin and Cúchulainn

The Death of Cúchulainn

The Pillow-Talk of Medb and Ailill



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