Places and peoples

Saiger/Saigir (Seirkieran)

  • religious foundations
  • (institutions)
  • tl. Churchland, par. Seirkieran, bar. Ballybritt, County Offaly
See also: Ciarán of SaigirCiarán of Saigir
(supp. fl. 5th century)
Ciarán mac Luaigne
Ciarán (mac Luaigne), founder and patron saint of Saigir (Seirkieran, Co. Offaly)
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Reference works
MacShamhráin, Ailbhe, Nora White, Aidan Breen, and Kim R. McCone, Monasticon Hibernicum: early Christian ecclesiastical settlement in Ireland, 5th to 12th centuries, Online: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, School of Celtic Studies, 2008–present. URL: <>.
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November 2016, last updated: May 2022

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