Book of Saints – Keyna

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(Keyne, Kean) (Saint) Virgin (October 8) (5th century) A Welsh Saint, daughter of Brychan of Brecknock. After a holy life, spent as a recluse in Somersetshire (at Keynsham, so-called after her) she returned to Wales to die. Many churches are dedicated in her honour.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Keyna”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 18 December 2013. Web. 25 September 2017. <>