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Cyngar [St Cyngar, Cungar, Congar, Cungarus]locked

(supp. fl. early 8th cent.)
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Cyngar [St Cyngar, Cungar, Congar, Cungarus] (supp.fl. early 8th cent.), holy man, appears to have given his name to Congresbury, Somerset. As is often the case with saints attested only in sources of a much later date than their supposed lives, it is necessary to disentangle the slender indications of the early existence of ...

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