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Morgan le Fay

 (lə fā′)
n.
In Arthurian legend, the sorceress sister and enemy of King Arthur.
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Morgan le Fay

(ˈmɔːɡən lə ˈfeɪ) or

Morgain le Fay

n
(European Myth & Legend) a wicked sorceress of Arthurian legend, the half-sister of King Arthur
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Mor•gan le Fay

(ˈmɔr gən lə ˈfeɪ)

n.
an enchantress in Arthurian legend.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Morgan le Fay - (Arthurian legend) a wicked enchantress who was the half sister and enemy of King ArthurMorgan le Fay - (Arthurian legend) a wicked enchantress who was the half sister and enemy of King Arthur
faerie, faery, fay, sprite - a small being, human in form, playful and having magical powers
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As a new opera, Morgan La Fay lacks the comfort of a well-known opera story and familiar tunes, but this was more than offset by the sheet delight of the music.
Triumph and disaster are implied in Heloise Godfrey's mixed media paintings of luxuriant women in a wild world: with typically sure lines she depicts through her Metamorphosis diptych the medieval myth of the Hag Transformed, a hideous female figure who, like Morgan la Fay, has the power to become a radiant beauty, possibly radiating danger.

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