Leontius - ܠܐܘܢܛܝܘܣ (d. 310)

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Identity

Leontius of Tripoli was a martyr. He had been a Roman solider. There was a monastery named after him in which Severus of Antioch was baptized.

Names:

  • ܠܐܘܢܛܝܘܣ1
  • Leontius
  • ܠܐܘܢܛܝܘܣ ܘܦܘܦܠܝܘܣ1
  • Leonius and Publius
  • Leontius of Tripoli
  • Leontius of Tripoli9
  • Leʾōnṭīyōs
  • Léonce1
  • LÉONCE DE TRIPOLI2
  • Léonce et Publius1
  • Lēʾōnṭīyōs1
  • St Leontius8

Sex: male2

Martyr

  • Martyr 2

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Dates

  • Death: 3102

Event

  • The saint is venerated on Sa fete avait lieu le 18 juin.. 2

Works Cited

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  • 1 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 505, 654, 662, 1929, 160.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 2 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques (Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004), entry: 275.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 4 Gérard Garitte, "Bibliographie d'Ilia Abuladze." Le muséon vol. 82 (1969)., : 415-40.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 5 J. M. Fiey, "Un grand sanctuaire perdu? Le martyrion de saint Léonce à Tripoli." Le Muséon vol. 95 (1982)., : 77-98.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 6 Jean Maurice Fiey, "A travers l'hagiographie syriaque." Mélanges de l'Institut dominicain d'études orientales vol. 23 (1997)., : 455.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 7 Pontificia Università lateranense and Istituto Giovanni XXIII, Bibliotheca sanctorum (Roma: Istituto Giovanni XXIII nella Pontificia Università lateranense, 1961-1970)., : VII, 1325-28.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 8 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity (The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013), entry: St Leontius.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 9 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity (The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013), entry: Leontius of Tripoli.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.

How to Cite This Entry

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Leontius — ܠܐܘܢܛܝܘܣ ” in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/1341.

Bibliography:

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Leontius — ܠܐܘܢܛܝܘܣ .” 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/1341.

About this Entry

Entry Title: Leontius — ܠܐܘܢܛܝܘܣ

Additional Credit:

  • Editing, proofreading, data entry and revision by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent
  • Data architecture and encoding by David A. Michelson
  • Editing, Syriac data conversion, data entry, and reconciling by Adam P. Kane
  • Editing and Syriac data proofreading by Aram Bar Schabo
  • 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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