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Cogitosus, Saint

Record IDcnp00287231
Biographical Data600 - 699
Last Edit2010-10-27

General Note

Hagiograph im Kildare (Irland), Verfasser der lat. Vita der hl. Brigida v. Kildare, des möglicherweise ältesten erhaltenen hagiograph. Textes aus Irland

More Information

Further Biographical Dataca. Mitte 7. Jh.
Primary Language(s)Latein
ActivityPersonen zu Kirchengeschichte, Systematischer und Praktischer Theologie, Kirche und Konfession (3.6p) (sswd)
Mönch (gnd)
Cpl 2147: Vita S. Brigidae
Geographic NoteIE (iso3166)


HeadingCogitosus, Saint
used in: British Library: English Short Title Catalogue - AACR2 Heading, London (United Kingdom)
used in: Personal Names Authority File (PND), Germany; Common Library Network (GBV), Göttingen (Germany)
Variant NameCogitosus, Hagiographe Anglais
Cogitosus, Hagiographus
Cogitosus, Moine
Cogitosus, Monachus
Cogitosus, Mönch
Cogitosus, de Kildare
Cogitosus, na Aédo
Cogitosus, von Kildare


Found inLex. MA III,21. — Delaney&Tobin=Cogitosus, Saint (9th cent.?); a monk of Kildare, Ireland; he wrote in latin an exuberant life of St. Brigid & of the pilgrimages to her shrine at Kildare before it was plundered by the Danes in 835 F.D. Apr. 18
Imprint SourcesS106779: The life of the glorious bishop S. Patricke apostle and primate of Ireland, 1625 [the life of St. Bridget is translated partly from Cogitosus and partly from Capgrave]