Brill’s New Pauly

Get access
Search Results: | 55 of 181 |

Nazianzus
(71 words)

[German version]

(Ναζιανζός/Nazianzós, orig. Nadiandós). Settlement in Cappadocia, later in the province of Cappadocia II (Hierocles, Synekdemos 700,5), modern Bekârlar, 30 km east of Aksaray; from AD 325 it is recorded as a bishopric, in the 11th century a metropolitan seat and in the 14th cent. it is described as deserted. Gregorius [3] was bishop here in 382-3.

Bibliography

Hild/Restle, 244f. 

W. Ruge, s.v. Nazianzos, RE 16, 2099-2101.

Cite this page
Strobel, Karl (Klagenfurt), “Nazianzus”, 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 17 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e818420>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



▲   Back to top   ▲