Saint Urbicius

Also known as

  • Urbez
  • Urbitius
  • Urbex
  • Urbiz
  • Urbice

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Born to the Frankish nobility. Monk at the monastery of Saint Martin, Val de Onsera, France. Priest. Captured by Saracen raiders, and taken to the area of modern Spain. He escaped, and became a hermit in the Pyrenees Mountains near Huesca, Aragon. The Ermita de San Úrbez in Huesca is named after him.

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Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Urbicius“. CatholicSaints.Info. 12 December 2015. Web. 26 August 2016. <>