Saint Aileran of Clonard

Also known as

  • Aileran Sapiens
  • Aileran the Wise

Memorial

Profile

Monk and teacher at the monastery of Clonard, Ireland. Rector in 650. Noted scholar and master of Greek and Latin. Wrote several theological treatises and biographies of Saint Brigid, Saint Fechin and Saint Patrick.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Aileran of Clonard“. Saints.SQPN.com. 24 February 2014. Web. 2 August 2014. <>