Origin of the name PELLEHAN.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name PELLEHAN.
PELLEHAN.Arthurian. The son of Lambor. There is a lot of confusion concerning this name,
and that of Pellehem, and Pellinore.
... In consequence of the
divine wrath resulting from the slaying of Lambor (great-grandfather of Galahad) by a certain Varlan (or Buillant), the kingdom becomes waste,
and takes the name of Terre Gaste instead of Terre Foraine. The
son of Lambor is Pellehan, who approaches too near the holy vessel, and
is wounded by a divine weapon;... (Journal of American Folklore, 1898)