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Acca [St Acca]locked

(d. 740)
  • Alan Thacker


Acca [St Acca] (d. 740), bishop of Hexham, is best known as the disciple of Wilfrid and patron of Bede. He became a monk at an unknown date and joined the household of Bishop Bosa of York after 678; but he seems to have attached himself to ...

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T. Arnold, ed., , 2 vols., RS, 75 (1882–5); repr. (1965)
Bede, ed. and trans. B. Colgrave & R. A. B. Mynors, OMT (1969); repr. (1991)