Book of Saints – Breaca


BREACA (BRANCA, BANKA) (Saint) Virgin (October 27) (5th century) One of a band of Irish Saints who settled in Cornwall in the latter part of the fifth century. She is said to have been born in East Meath. Various days are assigned for her festival; nor is it possible definitely to distinguish her from the Saint Breaca or Breague venerated on June 4.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Breaca”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 September 2012. Web. 23 January 2019. <>