Fintan m. Gaibréin of Cluain Eidnech

Other names

Fintan of Clonenagh, Fintan moccu Echdach (Kenney 1929)

Gender

Male

Related Saints

Belongs to the group Fintan, Munnu (ns) (certain)

Same as Munnu m. Tulcháin (possible)

Of Fintan m. Gaibréin (of Clonenagh) Ó Riain writes: 'Together with other bearers of the name, such as Fiontan Maoldubh and Munna (alias Fiontan) of Taghmon, the saint probably represented a single original cult, subsequently localized at Durrow, Taghmon, Clonenagh, and other places.'

Related Personal Names

Name

Fintan (certain)

Feast days

Day of Year

Feb 17

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

Fintan Clúana Eidneach ab