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Deicolus of Lure
  • d. c.625
  • feast-day: 18 January
  • Irish people in continental Europe, abbots, saints
  • Lure abbey
Irish peregrinus, alleged to be a half-brother of Gall, disciple of Columbanus and founder of a hermitage at Lure/Lutre in Burgundy, which would become the abbey of Lure.
See also: ColumbanusColumbanus (fl. c.550–d. 615) – Irish peregrinus, scholar, abbot and monastic founder known chiefly for his activities in the kingdoms of Merovingian Gaul and Lombard Italy. His foundations included Luxueil and Bobbio.
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GallGallus / Saint Gall / Saint Gallus (fl. 615) – Reputed founder of St. Gall in modern-day Switzerland and one of Columbanus’ companions. His 9th-century Lives written at Reichenau claim that he was of Irish origin.
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See also references for related subjects.
Oxford dictionary of national biography, Online: Oxford University Press. URL: <http://www.oxforddnb.com>. 
comments: General editors include Lawrence Goldman, et al.
[id. 7,425.] Ó Riain-Raedel (Dagmar), ‘Deicolus [St Deicolus, Deicola]’ direct link
Oxford dictionary of national biography, Online: Oxford University Press. URL: <http://www.oxforddnb.com>. 
comments: General editors include Lawrence Goldman, et al.