Fulgentius, Saint


Fulgentius, Saint
Fulgentius, Saint
Fulgentius, Saint. Bishop of Ecija, died sometime between 619 and 633
Fulgentius, Saint. Full name, Fabius Claudius Gordianus Fulgentius. Monk, abbot, Bishop of Ruspe, anti-Arian theologian, d. 533

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  • Fulgentius, Fabius Planciades — ▪ Latin author flourished late 5th and early 6th centuries AD       Christian Latin writer of African origin, a mythographer and allegorical interpreter of Virgil. Though his writings are mediocre and fantastic, they exerted a great deal of… …   Universalium

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  • Fabius Planciades Fulgentius — ( fl. late 5th ndash; early 6th century) was a late antique period writer. Four extant works are commonly attributed to him, as well as a possible fifth which some scholars include in compilations with much reservation. His mythographic work was… …   Wikipedia


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