Saint Cybi of Caenarvon

Also known as

  • Cuby
  • Gybi
  • Kebius
  • Kybi

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May have been the son of Saint Selevan; may have been the cousin of Saint David of Wales. Itinerent hermit, evangelist, monk and abbot. Found of the monastery of Caer Gybi (Cybi’s Fort) at Holyhead, Anglesey, Wales, located within the walls of an ancient Roman fort, and is still venerated there. Missionary bishop to the area around the monastery. Friend of Saint Seiriol. Many exaggerated stories grew up around him.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Cybi of Caenarvon“. Saints.SQPN.com. 18 December 2013. Web. 21 August 2014. <>