New Catholic Dictionary – Saint Nicomedes


Martyr, died c.71. Roman priest; arrested for assisting the martyrs in their persecutions and for burying them. His catacomb is on the Via Nomentana at Rome, under the grounds of the Villa Patrizio. Some of his relics were transferred to Milan and Parma. Feast, Roman Calendar, 15 September.

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Nicomedes”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 26 August 2013. Web. 2 March 2021. <>