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Photius

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


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(b. c.810; d. after 893)

Twice patriarch of Constantinople, from 24 December 858 to 25 September 867 and from 878 to December 886. He wrote several works, including the Bibliotheca ...


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