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1. Aífe, daughter of Ardgeimm, was a female warrior from Alba. She was a rival of Scathach the Amazon for the leadership of the female warriors. While he was a student of Scathach, Cúchulainn defeated Aífe and forced her to submit and make peace with Scathach. Aífe and Cuchulainn became lovers, and had one son. He was given the name Connla or Conlaoch by his father.
Squire, Charles. "Celtic Myth and Legend." Newcastle Publishing Co., USA, 1975. Reprinted from the first edition in 1905, Great Britain. ISBN 0-87877-029-1. James MacKillop (1998), Dictionary of Celtic Mythology
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