Cainner ingen Chruithnecháin

Introduction

Among subjects of St Brigid (CGSH no. 670.1).

Associated places

Kilcullen, co. Kildare (CGSH no 670.1) but the church is unidentified (Ó Riain, Dictionary, 141). Fobar, Fore tl. and bar., par. of St. Feighins, co. Westmeath.

Related Saints

Belongs to the group Cainner, Kennera (ns)

Same as Cainner Chráibdech

Neither patronymic nor feast-day is associated with Cainner Chráibdeach, the saint associated with Senán, making it theoretically possible to identify her with any of the Cainners in the record. O'Hanlon chooses Cainner ingen Chruithecháin (O'Hanlon 1915 vol 1, 465)

Related Personal Names

Name

Cainner

Feast days

Day of Year

Jan 28

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

Cainer ingen Chruthnechain

Day of Year

Jan 28

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

Cainer chaem gloss: ingen Cruithnechain i cCill cuilinn i cCairbre