Amalgaid m. Eochaid

Introduction

This is the only Amalgaid in the early martyrologies, apart from an Amalgaid (no patronymic or location) on Jan 22. There is also a Deacon Amalgaid listed in CGSH 706.35.

Gender

Male

Territory or Ethnicity (broad)

Gaelic

Related Saints

Belongs to the group Amalgaid (ns)

Related Personal Names

Name

Amalgaid (certain)

Feast days

Day of Year

June 9

Calendar

Martyrology of Tallaght

Source code

Mart.T

Source title

Martyrology of Tallaght

Editors

Best, R. I. and Lawlor, H. J.

Year

1931

Notes

From the Book of Lesinter and MS 5100-4 in the Royal Library, Brussels.

Quote from source

Umalgaid mac Eac[h]dach

Day of Year

June 9

Calendar

Martyrology of Gorman

Source code

Mart. G

Source title

Martyrology of Gorman

Editors

Stokes, Whitley

Year

1895

Notes

Full title is Félire Húi Gormáin, The Martyrology of Gorman edited from a manuscript in the Royal library, Brussels, with a preface, translation, notes and indices. It is published by the Henry Bradshaw Society.

Quote from source

Amalgaid ard oebda 'Amalgaid, lofty, delightful'

Notes

gloss: mac Echdach