Taltiu

Irish - Daughter of Duach, king of the Great Plain. Wife of Eochaid mac Erc. Foster-mother of Lugh. She died as a result of her efforts in clearing the forest of Breg when the Danaans conquered the Fir Bolg. The feast of Lugnasad is held in her honour. In some references, called Taltiu, Tailtiu, Tailtiu, Tailtu, Tailtu, Telta, Telta, Tailt(i)u or Tailt(i)u.

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