Marianus Scottus of Regensburg
  • d. 1080 x 1083
  • scholars, scribes, abbots
  • Regensburg
Irish scribe, who founded the Irish monastic community at Regensburg (Ratisbon) in Bavaria, the first of the Schottenklöster to be founded in southern Germany.
See also: St Jakob, RegensburgSt Jakob, Regensburg
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Weber, Stefan, Iren auf dem Kontinent: Das Leben des Marianus Scottus von Regensburg und die Anfänge der irischen ‘Schottenklöster’, Heidelberg: Mattes Verlag, 2010.
Breatnach, Pádraig A., “Marianus Scottus (d. 1080x83)”, Oxford dictionary of national biography, Online: Oxford University Press.
Brincken, Anna-Dorothee von den, “Marianus Scottus als Universalhistoriker iuxta veritatem evangelii”, in: Löwe, Heinz [ed.], Die Iren und Europa im früheren Mittelalter, 2 vols, vol. 2, Veröffentlichungen des Europa-Zentrums Tübingen. Kulturwissenschaftliche Reihe, Stuttgart: Klett-Cotta, 1982. 970–1009.
Breatnach, P. A., “The origins of the Irish monastic tradition at Ratisbon (Regensburg)”, Celtica 13 (1980): 58–77.
Kenney, James F., “Chapter VI: The expansion of Irish Christianity”, in: Kenney, James F., The sources for the early history of Ireland: an introduction and guide. Volume 1: ecclesiastical, Records of Civilization: Sources and Studies 11, Revised ed. (1929), New York: Octagon, 1966. 486–621.
[443] “Chronicle of Marianus Scottus”
[444] “Life of Marianus, abbot of Ratibon”
[445] “Copy of the Epistles of St Paul, by Marianus Scotttus (Codex Vindobonensis 1247)”
Dilworth, Mark, “Marianus Scotus: scribe and monastic founder”, Scottish Gaelic Studies 10:2 (1965): 125–148.
Binchy, D. A., “Die irischen Benediktinerklöster in Regensburg”, unpublished PhD dissertation: Munich, 1923.
Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, MS Clm 12741 [830s]
additional hands:Marianus Scottus of Regensburg
Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, MS Clm 14345 [s. ixmed]
additional hands:Marianus Scottus of Regensburg
Vienna, Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, MS 1247 [1079]
scribes:Marianus Scottus of Regensburg