Paul the Deacon
Paul the Deacon
Lombard historian (720-799)

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  • Paul the Deacon — (c. 720 ndash; 13 April probably 799), also known as Paulus Diaconus, Warnefred and Cassinensis, (i.e. of Monte Cassino ), was a Benedictine monk and historian of the Lombards.LifeAn ancestor named Leupichis entered Italy in the train of Alboin… …   Wikipedia

  • Paul the Deacon — (ca. 720–799)    Paul the Deacon was a Lombard chronicler originating from a noble family in Friuli in northern Italy. His father,Warnefrid, sent him to the royal court of Ratchis of Pavia for his education, and later he lived at the court of… …   Encyclopedia of medieval literature

  • Paul the Deacon — (c. 720 c. 799)    Best known for his important work of history, Historia Langobardorum (The History of the Lombards), Paul the Deacon was also a teacher and monk who wrote a life of Pope Gregory the Great, poetry, and works on pedagogy and… …   Encyclopedia of Barbarian Europe

  • Paul The Deacon — ▪ Italian historian Latin  Paulus Diaconus   born c. 720, , Cividale del Friuli, Lombardy [Italy] died c. 799, , Montecassino, Benevento       Lombard historian and poet, whose Historia Langobardorum (“History of the Lombards”) is the principal… …   Universalium

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