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date: 16 October 2019

Adomnán [St Adomnán]locked

(627/8?–704)
  • Máirín Ní Dhonnchadha

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Adomnán [St Adomnán] (627/8?–704), abbot of Iona and writer, who became known to history as the ninth abbot of Iona and the outstanding Irish churchman of his day, was born of the royal line of Cenél Conaill, a dynasty which formed part of the over-kingdom of the northern ...

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