A descendant of Joseph of Arimathea. He is a son of Pellam, brother of Pellinore, and father of Elaine of Corbenic. In the Vulgate Cycle and Le Morte d'Arthur he is the Fisher King, although in many other works the Fisher King is never mentioned by name.



  • Lacy, Norris J., ed. (1996). The New Arthurian Encyclopedia. New York: Garland.