Ninian, Saint
Ninian, Saint
British by birth, St. Ninian evangelized the southern Picts in Scotland

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  • Ninian, Saint — ▪ Celtic missionary also called  Nynia, Ninias, Rigna, Trignan, Ninnidh, Ringan, Ninus , or  Dinan   born c. 360, Britain died c. 432, , Britain; feast day September 16       bishop generally credited as the first Christian missionary to Scotland …   Universalium

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  • Saint Ninian —     St. Ninian     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► St. Ninian     (NINIAS, NINUS, DINAN, RINGAN, RINGEN)     Bishop and confessor; date of birth unknown; died about 432; the first Apostle of Christianity in Scotland. The earliest account of him is in… …   Catholic encyclopedia

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  • Ninian — refers to a variety of different people and locations:People * Saint Ninian (c. 360 432) is the earliest known Christian bishop to have visited Scotland. * Ninian Edwards, former Governor of Illinois. * Sir Ninian Stephen, former Governor General …   Wikipedia

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