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(Brigit, Birgitta, Brigitta; ca. 1303–73). Swed. RC nun and mystic; patron saint of Swed.; mother of Catherine* of Sweden. Her Revelationes, accounts of visions she claimed to have had, contain evangelical tendencies. See also Brigittines.

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