Birth Dates – May 13th to June 9th
Hawthorn – Tree Info esp. Common and Midland Hawthorn
Letter – H
Old Irish/Gaelic – Huathe – original etymology unclear but has been identified as “horror, fear” and connected with ‘white-thorn’ (hawthorn) in the old manuscripts relating to Ogham.
Key Words – obstacles, obstructions, being ‘held back‘ ..
Element – Air
Celtic Deity – Olwen – an ancient Welsh Sun Goddess, her name means “Golden Wheel”. She was the daughter of the giant, Yspaddaden who set her suitor Culhwch a series of incredibly difficult tasks in order to win her hand – this because he was doomed to die if his daughter were to marry. Culhwch was eventually the successful one and wed Olwen after gaining the help of King Arthur.
Animal – Goat
Bird – Raven
Plant – Beech
Colours – Deep Blue and Purple
Crystal – Lapis Lazuli/Sodalite
Planets – Mars and venus