Abadan was a heathen knight who was killed by Sir Lucan, who was a Knight of the Round Table and also a butler to King Arthur.
Lucan killed Abadan at the First Battle of Carhaix, when Arthur fought the land owners of beneath King Rions.
He first appeared in Arthour and Merlin.
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