Sionan

Irish - A river-goddess. Daughter of Lodan. When she visited the Well of Knowledge in defiance of the prohibition on such visits, the water rose up and flooded over. She ran westwards but the water overtook her and she drowned. The course which the water followed became the Shannon. In some lore, occasionally known as Sionan, Sinainn, Sinainn, Sinann, Sinann, Sinend, Sinend, Well of Segais, Sina(i)nn or Sina(i)nn.

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