Tylwyth Teg are a type of land faerie.

Description Edit

Per the October Daye booksEdit

Tylwyth Teg Mythology Edit

Tylwyth Teg are Welsh fairies who live in lakes or streams or in hollows of the hills.[1] They are described as fair-haired and covet golden-haired human children whom they kidnap, leaving changelings in their place.[2] They love to dance and give gifts, which only remain as long as they are secret.[1]

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Appearance Edit

  • Sharply pointed ears and glossy gold hair[3] and brilliantly blue eyes

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References Edit

  1. 1.0 1.1 [1]
  3. Rosemary and Rue, Ch. 6

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List of Fae
Land Fae

Aes SidheAfancBannickBansheeBarghestBarrow WightBlodynbrydBogeyBridge TrollBrownieCait SidheCandelaCentaurCeryneian HindChangelingCoblynauCornish PixieCu SidheDaoine SidheDjinnDochas SidheDopplegangerDryadEllyllonFetchGean-CannahGlastigGremlinGwragenHamadryadHobKitsuneLamiaManticoreNight-hauntPeriPiskiePixiePucaRaven-maidRedcapRose GoblinSatyrShyi ShuaiSileneSpriteSwanmayTuatha de DannanTylwyth TegUriskWill o' Wisps

Sea Fae

AsraiCephaliCetaeFuathHippocampusKelpieMerrowNaiadNixieRoaneSea WightSelkieSirenUndine

Air Fae

FollettiSluage Sidhe

Fire Fae