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  • s. xx / s. xxi
  • 1938–2007
Italian scholar.

Collections of manuscripts include: Le fonds ancien, Fonds de l’abbaye de Fleury (c.240 medieval manuscripts), Le fonds local, Le fonds Max Jacob and Le fonds Georges Bataille.

  • s. xx / s. xxi
  • fl. early 5th century
Christian author and theologian from Spain; student of Augustine of Hippo; author of the Historia(e) adversus paganos, the Commonitorium and the Liber apologeticus.

Orschel (Vera) See: Vera Moynes

  • d. 840
  • Cell Dara
bishop of Kildare and poet
  • s. xx / s. xxi
son of Oisín son of Finn mac Cumaill
son of Ælfric (an uncle of King Eadwine), was king of Deira.
  • d. 642
  • Ireland, Northumbria, Deira, Bernicia
Son of Æthelfrith (king of Bernicia and later, Northumbria), was king of the Northumbrian kingdoms, Bernicia and Deira, following a period of exile among the Irish. He was killed in battle against an alliance between Penda, king of Mercia, and the Britons. Oswald later became the focus of a royal cult.
  • s. xx / s. xxi