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A people in Ireland, variously spelled Crecraige, Creccraige, Grecraige, Gregraige, etc. A number of subgroups are distinguished in the sources, notably the Grecraige around Loch Techet (Lough Gara), another group southeast of the river Moy and a more obscurely attested group in Munster.
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prefect and later, bishop of Rome known for instigating the mission to convert the Anglo-Saxons in Britain to the Christian faith. He is the author of a number of theological works, including the Dialogues, the Pastoral Rule, a commentary on the Book of Job, and many sermons and letters.