Dometius - ܕܘܡܐܛܪܝܘܣ (between 408 - 455)

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Identity

The legend of Romanus and Dometius was Coptic, but it exists in Syriac also. The author places the story in the time of Theodosius II. The two brothers were said to be sons of the Emperor Valentinian who go to Palestine to become monks.

Names:

  • ܕܘܡܐܛܪܝܘܣ1
  • Dometius
  • Domaṭriyos
  • Dometuis
  • Domèce1
  • DOMÈCE2
  • Dōmāṭrīyōs1

Sex: male2


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Dates

  • Floruit: 408-4552

Works Cited

Any information without attribution has been created following the Syriaca.org editorial guidelines.

  • 1 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 478, 674, 1640, 1941.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 2 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques (Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004), entry: 133.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
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How to Cite This Entry

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Dometius — ܕܘܡܐܛܪܝܘܣ ” in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/1214.

Bibliography:

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Dometius — ܕܘܡܐܛܪܝܘܣ .” In Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints, edited by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent and David A. Michelson. Vol. 1 of Gateway to the Syriac Saints, edited by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al.. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published August 17, 2016. http://syriaca.org/person/1214.

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Entry Title: Dometius — ܕܘܡܐܛܪܝܘܣ

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  • David A. Michelson, general editor, Syriaca.org: The Syriac Reference Portal
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  • Entries adapted from the work of Jean Maurice Fiey
  • Entries adapted from the work of Ugo Zanetti
  • Entries adapted from the work of Claude Detienne

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