Comments for the name Columba

Comments for COLUMBA:

There is also a female St. Columba, of Cornwall. According to her legend, she was a princess of a pagan tribe who fled into Cornwall to avoid marriage to a pagan prince. A miraculous spring originated on the spot where he killed her.
-- elizabeth hamlet  5/23/2007
A constellation bears this name (called either Columba or Columba Noachii) that is just south of Canis Major in the sky.
-- ElizainEngland  6/12/2010
The name Malcolm stems from this, meaning 'disciple of Saint Columba'. There is also a Scottish clan called clan Malcolm, or clan MacCallum, which translates roughly to 'son of the disciple of Columba', or 'son of Malcolm'.
-- Anonymous User  7/22/2013

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