Wilfrid

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Wilfrid

(ˈwɪlfrɪd)
n
(Biography) Saint. 634–709 ad, English churchman; bishop of York (?663–?703). At the Synod of Whitby (664) he argued successfully that Celtic practices should be replaced by Roman ones in the English Church. Feast day: Oct 12