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(Βασιλεῖος; Basileîos).

[German version]

[1] Basil the Great Theologian and bishop

of Caesarea/Cappadocia.

[German version]

A. Biography

B. (born around 329/330 as the son of a Christian senatorial family who owned large…

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Markschies, Christoph (Berlin), Portmann, Werner (Berlin), Savvidis, Kyriakos (Bochum), Leppin, Hartmut (Hannover), Tinnefeld, Franz (Munich) and Degani, Enzo (Bologna), “Basilius”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 20 January 2022 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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