Tudy of Landevennec

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Tudy (Tudi, Tudec, Tudinus, Tegwin, Thetgo) of Landevennec was a Breton saint of the 5th or 6th century. He was a hermit who founded monasteries in Brittany and Cornwall. The village of St Tudy in Cornwall is named for him. He may have been a disciple of Saint Maudez (Maudet, Mawes), after whom St Mawes is named. His companions may have included Saint Corentinus and Saint Brioc. Île-Tudy, on the mouth of the Odet, is named after him.

His feast day is observed on May 9[1] or on May 11.[2]

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  1. ^ Saint of the Day, May 9: Tudy of Landevennec SaintPatrickDC.org. Retrieved 2012-03-06.
  2. ^ Tudy (Tudinus, Tegwin, Thetgo). Latin Saints of the Orthodox Patriarchate of Rome.