Agents persons, peoples and institutions

Browse from A to Z
Results (363)
  • 1880–1946

Diverrès (Pol) See: Pol Diverres

Do Biu mac Comgaill See: Do Biu of Inch

  • Inis Causcraid ... Inch (Co. Down)
Do Biu mac Comgaill, patron saint of Inis Causcraid (Inch parish, Co. Down)
Jester or fool (drúth) belonging to Lugaid Mac Con in the early Irish tale Cath Maige Mucrama, according to which he stood in for him in the battle of Cenn Abrat and was slain in his stead. He is said to have been of the Dáirine.
  • 1873–1961
  • 1880–1945
  • Penzance
Cornish priest in the Church of England and a historian known for his work on Cornish and Welsh saints.
  • supp. fl. 7th century
lit. ‘Otter’, father of Cuirithir, poet of the Connachta, in the tragic love story known as Comrac Líadaine ocus Cuirithir.

Docwra (Henry) See: Henry Docwra

  • fl. 6th century
  • St Dogmail ... Llandudoch
Dogwel, Dygfael, Dogmael, early British saint, patron and reputed founder of St Dogmail (Llandudoch).

Doharty (Don Hugo) See: Aodh Ó Dochartaigh

  • s. xx–xxi
  • 1882–1960

Dom Morice See: Pierre-Hyacinthe Morice