Irish - An Irish saint. As a boy he was raised by the monk Daigh mac Cairill. He was said to have returned to life a woman and her son who had fallen into a wheat mill; the boy's father gave him land for a monastery. He later established other monasteries and performed miracles such as raising warriors from the dead and turning a bog into a lake to drown an invading army. On occassion, referred to as Berach, Bearach or Bearach.

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