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Angel or archangel who appears to prophets Daniel and Ezekiel in the Old Testament and to John the Baptist's father Zacharias in the Annunciation narrative of Luke. He is also a prominent agent of God in the Book of Enoch.
- 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.
Gallus See: Gall
- d. 732
- Mag Eo
Northumbrian associate of Colmán of Lindisfarne, abbot of Mag Eo (Mayo).
Father of Echrad, wife of Codal, in the dinnshenchas of Codal.
Garb Daire ... Mac Sámain See: Mac Samáin