Saint Keyna

detail of a stained glass window of Saint Keyne, date and artist unknown; Brecon Cathederal, Brecon, Wales; photographed on 12 November 2017 by RwthTomos1948Also known as

  • Keyne
  • Cain
  • Ceinwan
  • Ceinwen

Memorial

Profile

Daughter of Saint Brychan of Brycheiniog. Fifth century anchoress in Cornwall, England where a church is dedicated to her. The town of Keynsham, Somerset, England may have been named for her.

Canonized

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Keyna“. CatholicSaints.Info. 25 November 2017. Web. 26 January 2021. <>