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(c. 810—895) Byzantine scholar and patriarch of Constantinople

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Photius (c.810–c.893)   Reference library

Peter Barr Reid Forbes, Robert Browning, and Nigel Guy Wilson

The Oxford Classical Dictionary (4 ed.)

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2012
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Classical studies, History
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444 words
the best of the Byzantine scholars and patriarch of *Constantinople in ad 858–67 and 878–86. ‘At the pressing intreaty of the Caesar (Bardas), the celebrated Photius renounced the freedom ... More
Photius

Photius (c.810)   Reference library

The Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages

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2010
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History, Early history (500 CE to 1500)
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107 words

Twice *patriarch of Constantinople, from 24 December 858 to 25 September 867 and from 878 to December 886. He

Photius

Photius (c.810)   Reference library

Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages

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2005
Subject:
History, Early history (500 CE to 1500)
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717 words

(c.810 - after 893)

Nephew of Patriarch Tarasius, Photius had a successful civil career; after the restoration

Photius

Photius (c.810–c.895)   Reference library

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of World Religions

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2003
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Religion
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133 words

c.810–c.895).

Patriarch of Constantinople. A high official at the Byzantine court, Photius succeeded the patriarch

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Petr Barr Reid Forbes, Robert Browning, and Nigel Guy Wilson

Who's Who in the Classical World

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Subject Reference
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2003
Subject:
Classical studies, History
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368 words

(c.810–c.893),

the best of the Byzantine scholars and patriarch of Constantinople in ad 858–67 and ...

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Alexander Kazhdan

The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium

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2005
Subject:
History, Early history (500 CE to 1500)
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689 words

(Φώτιος), patriarch of Constantinople (858–67, 877–86), scholar and politician; born ca.810 (H. Ahrweiler, BZ 58 [...

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