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Hugeburc

(fl. c. 750—790) Benedictine nun and hagiographer


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(d. after 786)

Nun of Heidenheim, author of The Life of Saints Willibald and Wynnebald, AS missionaries in Germany. She is one of the few identifiable female authors of medieval hagiography.

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


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