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Book of Armagh


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A 9th-cent. vellum codex now in Trinity College, Dublin. It contains a collection of documents relating to St Patrick, a complete non-Vulgate Latin NT, and a copy of the Life of St Martin of Tours by Sulpicius Severus. Written in 807–8, it was treated as a relic of St Patrick and used for the swearing of oaths.

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