Morgan le FayMorgan le Fay
Arthurian Legend the evil half sister of King Arthur: in other legends, variously a fairy, water spirit, etc.
Origin of Morgan le FayOld French Morgain la fée, literally , Morgan the fairy ; from Celt, as in Old Irish Morrigain, queen of the incubi, sorceress ; from an unverified form mor- ; from Indo-European base an unverified form mori- (see mare) + Old Irish rigain, queen ; from Indo-European base an unverified form reg-, to rule: see regal
Morgan le Fay
In Arthurian legend, the sorceress sister and enemy of King Arthur.
- (Arthurian legend) The half-sister of King Arthur