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David, St

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Definition of David, St in English:

( 6th century), Welsh monk; Welsh name Dewi. Since the 12th century he has been regarded as the patron saint of Wales. Little is known of his life, but it is generally accepted that he transferred the centre of Welsh ecclesiastical administration from Caerleon to Mynyw (now St David’s). Feast day, 1 March.

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