Kennera of Kirkinner

Introduction

There are 9 lessons in Brev. Ab for this saint. They are drawn from a Sermo in die festo for a St Cunera who is commemorated on 12 June at the church of St Cunera at Rhenen in the Netherlands (AASS, Iunii, ii, 561-3 or 3d edn, iii, 59-60). See Ab. Brev. (Macquarrie), 253, 368. Her Oct 29 fd may suggest identity with Cainner ingen Chóelán whose fd is on the octave, 5th November.

Associated places

Kirkinner, Wigtownshire

Source for saint

Source

Legends of Scottish Saints: readings, hymns and prayers for the commemoration of Scottish saints in the Aberdeen Breviary.

235, 368

Related Saints

Same as Cainner ingen Chóeláin

See Ó Riain, dictionary, 142.

Related Personal Names

Name

Cainner

Feast days

Day of Year

Oct 29

Calendar

Kalendarium Breviarii Aberdonensis

Source code

K. Brev. Ab.

Source title

Kalendarium Breviarii Aberdonensis

Editors

Forbes, A. P.

Secondary Title

Kalendar of Scottish Saints

Pages

111-124

Year

1872

Notes

Kal. Brev. Ab. Kalendarium Breviarii Aberdonensis, in Forbes 1872, 111-124