Irish - A dawn goddess. Daughter of Skatha. Sister of Cuare. During his training on the Isle of Skye under Skatha, Cuchulainn accidentally broke Uathach's finger. Her lover, Cochar Cruife, challenged Cuchulainn to single combat and was killed. Cuchulainn then took Uathach as his own mistress. Another version says that the woman he took as his mistress was Princess Aifa, Skatha's sister. and Uathach was his own daughter by Skatha. One or the other was the mother of Cuchulainn's son, Connla. Occasionally called Uathach.

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