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Martyrology of Usuard


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The most widely circulated of the medieval martyrologies and the basis of the ‘Roman Martyrology’. Its compiler, Usuard (d. c.875), was a monk of the Abbey of St-Germain-des-Prés at Paris. He seems to have based his work on the somewhat earlier Martyrology of Ado of Vienne (d. 875).

Subjects: Christianity.


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