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  • Aaron, brother of Moses, ii. 329, 461
  • Aaron, martyr, i. 43
  • Abrabam, his tomb, ii. 293
  • Abercorn, Aebbercurnig, i. 59, ii. 163
  • Acca, narrative to Bede, i. 387; Oswald’s intercession, ii. 79; Wilfrid’s dream, 315; bishop of Hexham, 321, 371; singer, 323; confirms election of Hwaetbert, 441; expelled from See, 371
  • Acci, bishop of Dunwich, ii. 43
  • Acha, mother of Oswald, i. 355
  • Achan, ii. 487
  • Acts of Apostles, i. 27; ii. 453
  • Adam, i. 151, 315; his tomb, ii. 291
  • Adamnan, abbot of Hy, visits Aldfrid, ii. 281; gives Arcwulf’s book, 285; changes time of Easter in Ireland, 283, 357; discusses tonsure with Ceolfrid, 357
  • Adamnan, monk in Coldingham, ii. 151–159
  • Adbarwae, monastery, ii. 17; Wynfrid retires to, 43
  • Adda, missionary priest, i. 433
  • Addi, thane, ii. 215
  • Adulwald, Audubald, i. 243, 257; see Eadbald.
  • Aedan, king of the Scots, defeated at Degsastan, i. 179
  • Aedgils, priest in Coldingham and Jarrow, ii. 159
  • Aella, Aelli, king of Deira, i. 203
  • Aella, Aelli, king of Sussex, first Bretwalda, i. 225
  • Aetius, Roman general and patrician, i. 63, 99
  • Aetla, bishop of Dorchester, ii. 131
  • Afer, Afir, Severus, i. 30; Hadrian, ii. 4
  • Africa, paschal practice, i. 467; daily Eucharist, ii. 479
  • Agabus, i. 27
  • Agatha, martyr, ii. 115
  • Agatho, priest of Agilbert, i. 463
  • Agatho, pope, sends abbot John to Britain, ii. 99, 381; letter of privilege for Wearmouth, 405; acquits Wilfrid, 309
  • Agenda, mass for the dead, i. 217
  • Agilbert, of France, bishop of Wessex, i. 357, 359; at synod of Whitby 463; bishop of Paris, 359; chooses Lothere for Wessex, 361; consecrates Wilfrid, 491, ii. 307; visited by Theodore, 7
  • Agnes, martyr, ii. 115
  • Agricola, Pelagian, i. 77
  • Aidan, monk of Hy, comes to Oswald, i. 335, 349; bishop of Lindisfarne, 337; manner of life, 347, 411, ii. 171; relations with Oswin, i. 397; miracles, 401–409; Chad his scholar, 493; recalls Hereswith, ii. 129; consecrates Heiu, 129; died, i. 399, 407, ii. 379
  • Alani, cross the Rhine, i. 53
  • Alaric, sacks Rome, i. 53
  • Alban, first British martyr, i. 35–45; Germanus opens tomb, 85; and obtains his help, 95
  • Albinus, helps Bede, i. 5; scholar of Theodore, abbot of SS. Peter and Paul, Canterbury, ii. 321
  • Albion, ancient name for Britain, i. 11
  • Alchfled, Alchfleda, daughter of Oswy, asked for by Peada, i. 431
  • Alchfrid, son of Oswy, at war with his father, i. 293; converts Peada, 431; wants to visit Rome, ii. 395; with Oswy on the Winwaed, i. 451; grants Ripon to Wilfrid, 461, ii. 307; at synod of Whitby. i. 461; sends Wilfrid to France, 491, ii. 307
  • Alclyde, Alcluith, Dumbarton, i. 21, 57, 59
  • Alcuin, xiii
  • Aldbert, Aldberct, bishop of East Anglia, ii. 371
  • Aldfrid, king of Northumbria, ii. 165;
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