This list of royal saints and martyrs is a list of monarchs, other royals, and nobles who have been canonized or beatified, or who are otherwise named or revered as saints or martyrs in Christian churches. Their names are rendered in English and, where possible, in their own national language.



Abgar V of Edessa, the first Christian monarch in history, holding the Image of Edessa


St. Stephen I, King of Hungary


St. Louis IX, King of France

Other royals and nobles

Hebrew Saints

King David of the United Monarchy of ancient Israel, as well as Kings Hezekiah and Josiah of the southern Kingdom of Judah, are traditionally considered to be in heaven in Catholic dogma;[1][2] though they are not considered to be "saints" as they lived before the time of Christ.


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