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Marianus Scotus [Moelbrigte]locked

(1028–1082)
  • C. L. Kingsford
  • , revised by P. McGurk

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Marianus Scotus [Moelbrigte] (1028–1082), Benedictine monk and chronicler, was a native of Ireland. His true name was Moelbrigte, and he became a monk in 1052 at Moville, Down, during the abbacy of Tigernach Bairrech (d. 1061). Having left Ireland, he entered the Irish monastery of ...

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