In Goidelic mythology
("she of the white cattle") was the wife of Necthan
. Her lover was Dagda
, by whom she was the mother of Aengus
. In order to hide their affair, Dagda made the sun
stand still for nine months; therefore, Aengus was conceived, gestated and born in one day.
She was associated with a sacred white cow.
Alternative name: Boand