Christian Cyclopedia

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(Icomkill [Irish for “is. of Columcille (or Columba”]; Ioua [original form of the name: Hy, Hii, or I; Irish for “island”]). Small is. of the Inner Hebrides, off the W coast of Scot.; area: ca. 6 sq. mi.; noted for monastery founder by Columba (see Celtic Church, 7) ca. 563. See also Lindisfarne.

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