Uman-Struth

Irish - The stream into which Cuchulainn's. Broken spear fell. Medb coveted Cuchulainn's spear, Cletine, and sent a bard to ask him for it, knowing that one can never refuse a poet's request. Cuchulainn threw the spear at the bard, killing him. The force of the throw broke the spear and the parts fell into the stream. In some accounts, identified as Uman-Struth, 'bronze stream' or 'bronze stream'.

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