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  1. Uathach(ProperNoun)

    The daughter of Scu00E1thach and later the lover of Cu00FAchulainn (after a duel with Cochar Crufe).

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  1. Uathach

    In Irish and Scottish mythology, Uathach was Scáthach's daughter. Cú Chulainn, who had recently arrived at Scáthach's fortress-home to be her pupil, accidentally broke one of Uathach's fingers, and Uathach's suitor, Cochar Croibhe, challenged him to single combat despite Uathach's protests. Cú Chulainn killed him and became Uathach's lover.

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