Gaulish Mythology

Gaulish mythology begins as an early Celtic religion, and eventually merges with Roman polytheism into the Gallo-Roman religion. Through years of interaction with surrounding cultures, the Gauls came to develop a complex mythology that was influenced by the Romans, other Celts and neighbouring Germanic peoples.

Since ancient Gaul did not have a sense of nationalism, the Gauls worshipped some common gods and goddesses, as well as many tribal or household dieties. Also, the Gauls did not write about their own religion, so much of what is known about their mythology is found in Latin works from Roman authors.

Albiorix

Albiorix

Albiorix In Celtic mythology, a war god worshipped by the continental Celts at Avignon, France. Ancient Roman writers identified Albiorix ...
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Damona

Damona

Damona The Divine Cow Origin: Celtic Damona is a Celtic goddess of healing, venerated in Burgundy. She was venerated together ...
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Epona

Epona

Epona - Lady of the Stables Epona is a great and important goddess, guardian spirit of horses and their riders ...
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Smertrios

Smertrios

Smertrios The Provider Also known as: Smertrius Origin: Celtic Smertrios is a Celtic deity, venerated in Gaul. Very little information ...
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