New Catholic Dictionary – Saint Ailbe


(died c.541) Bishop of Emly, Ireland. According to legend, he was, in his infancy, nursed by wolves. He is believed to have been a disciple of Saint Patrick. Feast, 12 September.

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Ailbe”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 July 2012. Web. 29 November 2015. <>