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Category:Lady of the Lake

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.