Aimoin of St-Germain-des-Prés

(d. 889)

'Aimoin of St-Germain-des-Prés' can also refer to...


More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500)


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(d. 889) Monk and hagiographer.

Aimoin entered the Benedictine monastery of St-Germain-des-Prés before 845; from 872 he was responsible for the house’s archive and scriptorium. His writings deal with relic translations and attendant miracles.


Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.