Elmo, Saint

Elmo, Saint:

see Peter Gonzalez, SaintPeter Gonzalez, Saint
, 1190–1246, Spanish Dominican priest. He worked first among the Moors, then among the mariners of NW Spain. As a patron of sailors he acquired the name St. Elmo, perhaps in confusion with an earlier mariners' saint of that name, a 4th-century martyr.
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