In Gallo-Roman religion
("victor, mighty one") was a war god worshipped in Gaul
. In Roman
times he was equated with Mars
. He may be related to Cocidius
, a similar god worshipped in Britain. He is commonly associated with the eagle or hawk. The name of the legendary High King of Ireland Nia Segamain
, which translates as "sister's son or champion of Segamon", may be related.