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see Iulius [IV 15] (poet); see Iulius [IV 16] (jurist)

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I Greek

(Παῦλος; Paûlos).

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[I 1] Bishop of Antioch [1], died after 272

Bishop of Antiochia [1] († after AD 272). P., who was probably born in Samosata and grew up in modest circumstances, succeeded Demetrianus in 260/1 and quickly antagonized influential parts of the Antioch community with his teachings and conduct of his office. According to Eusebius [7] (account of P.: Eus. HE 7,27-30), the presbyter Malchion, head of…

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Rist, Josef (Würzburg), Hübner, Wolfgang (Münster), Heimgartner, Martin (Halle), Berger, Albrecht (Berlin), Touwaide, Alain (Madrid), Eck, Werner (Cologne), Stegemann, Ekkehard (Basle), Lütkenhaus, Werner (Marl) and Phillips, C. Robert III. (Bethlehem, Pennsylvania), “Paulus”, 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 29 May 2022 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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