The queen of the fairies, wife of King Finnbheara, and mother of seventeen sons. Úna is said to be the most beautiful of all women, with golden hair sweeping to the ground. Her residence is Cnoc Sídh Úna (Knocksheegowna in County Tipperary, a hill that once was the site of Lughnasadh activities).



  • MacKillop, James. (2004). Dictionary of Celtic Mythology. New York: Oxford University Press, Inc.