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Feastday: February 3
Patron protectress of trees and invoked against cattle diseases
Death: 702

A hermitess of Belgium. Berlinda, also called Berlindis or Bellaude, was a niece of St. Amandus. She entered the Benedictine convent of St. Mary's at Moorsel, in Belgium. She later became a hermitess at Meerbeke.


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