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  • sup. fl. late 5th century
  • Saint-Pol-de-Léon
British saint known for his legendary career in Wales and Brittany, where he is said to have founded a monastery and episcopate at Saint-Pol-de-Léon, which bears his name.

Paulus Orosius See: Orosius

Pearse (Patrick Henry) See: Patrick Pearse

  • 1879–1916
  • s. xx / s. xxi
  • fl. c.390–418
theologian and author, who was identified by contemporaries as being of British origin.
son of Pybba, was king of Mercia
  • d. 26 December 1777
A speaker of Cornish as late as the 18th century, who was later claimed to have been among the last native speakers to have been fluent in Cornish.

Perse (Henry) See: Henry Piers

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