Young Christian girl who was beaten, tortured and handed over to gladiators as a sex toy during the persecutions of Diocletian; she brought one of the gladiators to Christianity. Accused of vandalizing an idol of the goddess Diana, she was thrown to wild animals in the arena. Martyr.
- Rusuccuru, Mauritania
- “Saint Marciana“. CatholicSaints.Info. 9 January 2013. Web. 21 April 2015. <>