Category:Lady of the Lake

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Lady of the Lake 
ruler of Avalon in the Arthurian legend
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Instance of mythical character
Different from
  • Lady of the Lake
  • The Lady of the Lake
Said to be the same as
  • Nimue
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Dama del Lago (es); Lakuko Anderea (eu); Владычица Озера (ru); Nimue (de); بانوی دریاچه (fa); Господарката на езерото (bg); Damen i søen (da); Gölün Hanımı (tr); 湖の乙女 (ja); Viviane (sv); גבירת האגם (he); 湖中妖女 (zh-hant); 호수의 부인 (ko); Dama del Lago (it); Fée Viviane (fr); Gospa od Jezera (hr); Dama do Lago (pt); Lady of the Lake (en); 湖中妖女 (zh-hans); Володарка Озера (uk); Frouwe fan de Mar (fy); Cô gái Vùng Hồ (vi); Lady of the Lake (id); Pani Jeziora (pl); ലേഡി ഓഫ് ദ ലേക് (ml); Gospa od jezera (sh); 湖中妖女 (zh-hk); Dama del Llac (ca); 湖中妖女 (zh); Vrouwe van het Meer (nl); Dama do Lago (gl); سيدة البحيرة (ar); Κυρά της Λίμνης (el); Järven neito (fi) Gospodarica Avalona u legendi o Arthuru (hr); spaish (es); personnage des légendes arthuriennes (fr); ruler of Avalon in the Arthurian legend (en) Viviane, Nimue (es); 湖の婦人, 湖の貴婦人, 湖の妖精 (ja); Nimue, Viviane, la Dame du lac, Nimueh, La Dame du Lac, Dame du lac, Fee Viviane (fr); Nimue (sv); Gospa Vivien (hr); Viviana, Pani z Jeziora, Nimue (pl); הגבירה מן האגם, נימואה, הגבירה מהאגם (he); Vrouw van het Meer, Nimue (nl); Леди Озера, Нимуэй, Нимуэ (ru); 湖夫人, 湖中仙子 (zh); Meagreva, Herrin vom See, Königin des Wassers, Dame vom See, Hüterin der Quelle, Die Dame vom See, Dame vom Brunnen (de); Senhora do Lago (pt); Dona do Lago, Nimue (gl); Signora del Lago, Nimue (it); Дамата от езерото, Нимюе (bg); Nimue, Vivienne, Coventina, Modron (da)

The Lady of the Lake is a figure or several figures in Arthurian legend. A woman by this title, with magical powers,

  1. raises Lancelot after his father's death
  2. gives Arthur Excalibur and takes it back at his death
  3. learns magic from Merlin and then enchants him.
  4. bears him with other queens to Avalon

Depending on the variant of the tale, several of these may be done by the same woman.

Subcategories

This category has the following 3 subcategories, out of 3 total.

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