New Catholic Dictionary – Saint Abban

main article for Saint Abbán of Magh-ArmuidheArticle

Born c.570; died 620. Abbot. The son of Cormac, King of Leinster, and nephew and disciple of Saint Ibar, he founded many churches in Wexford and the monasteries of Magheranoidhe (now Adamstown), New Ross, famous as a school, and Kilabbain. Feast, 27 October.

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  • “Saint Abban”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 24 April 2019. Web. 18 September 2021. <>