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“The castle's in your hands, Ayra. You best not let me down while I'm gone, you follow? You pull any stunts and that little brat's history!”
—Cimbaeth using Shannan as a hostage

Cimbaeth is an enemy character from Fire Emblem: Genealogy of the Holy War. He is the middle of the three princes of Verdane and the ruler of Genoa Castle.


Much like his father and his brother, Munnir, Cimbaeth is tricked by Sandima into attacking Grannvale while Duke Byron of Chalphy is away from the region.

When Sigurd's army draws close to Genoa Castle, Cimbaeth leaves the swordswoman Ayra in charge of defending said castle, holding her nephew, Shannan, hostage to ensure that she does not betray him. He then marches forth to face Sigurd, and falls to them eventually.



Starting ClassHoly Blood
FE4 Warrior Enemy.gifWarrior-
1050140815013462FE4 Leadership Star.png3,000
SkillsWeaponStarting Items
-FE4 Axe.pngAxe - A
FE4 Bow.pngBow - B
FE4Silveraxe.gifSilver Axe
FE4Handaxe.gifHand Axe


“Yeh’re pointin yer little stick at me? That’s precious, that is! C’mon, I’ll cave yer little head in!”
—Cimbaeth's battle quote.
“No... I wanna... urgh...”
—Cimbaeth's death quote.


Cimbaeth derives his name from Cimbaoth, who was a legendary high king of Ireland.