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The Cult of Saints in Late Antiquity


from its origins to circa AD 700, across the entire Christian world


Name

Balthild/Balthildis, queen of the Franks, ob. 680

Saint ID

S02359

Number in BH

BHL 905-908

Reported Death Not Before

680

Reported Death Not After

680

Gender
Female
Type of Saint
Monarchs and their family, Monastic founders, Ascetics/monks/nuns, Slaves
Related Evidence Records
IDTitle
E04629The 6th/7th c. recension of the Latin Martyrologium Hieronymianum, as transmitted in 8th c. manuscripts, records the feasts of a number of saints on 30 January.
E06266The Life of Lady *Balthild (queen of the Franks, ob. 680, S02359) records the saint's life, death, and one posthumous miracle. Written in Latin in Gaul, possibly at the monastery at Chelles (near Paris), 680/690. Overview entry