What name is given to wailing female spirits of Irish mythology? Answer : Banshee/Bean sí More Questions on Ireland Facebook Twitter WhatsApp Linkedin ReddIt Email Print Telegram Posted in : Ireland Must Read Questions Which fifth-century missionary and bishop from Great Britain is the patron saint of Ireland? Which lake in Northern Ireland is the largest body of water in the British Isles? In which sport(s) is the aim to hit a ball either through or over an opposition’s posts using a wooden stick? By what name was the island known to the Romans? What name is given to the period of violence in Northern Ireland during the 20th century? Popular Questions Similar Questions Which fifth-century missionary and bishop from Great Britain is the patron saint of Ireland? Which is by far the best selling Irish Whiskey in the world? What are the two capital cities on the island of Ireland? Which large system of basalt columns in County Antrim was designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1968? Which stringed instrument can be seen on the coat of arms of Ireland, and on the logo of a major brewery?