Polybius of Rhinocorura - ܦܠܘܒܝܣ ܕ ܢܐܩܘܪܘܪܐ (sometime between 375 - 450)



Bishop of Rhinocorura in Palestine and author of a life of Epiphanius of Salamis , of whom he was a disciple.3


  • ܦܠܘܒܝܣ ܕ ܢܐܩܘܪܘܪܐ
  • ܦܘܠܘܒܝܐ ܐܦܝܣܩܘܦܐ ܕ ܢܐܩܘܪܘܪܐ2
  • ܦܠܘܒܝܣ2
  • Polybe de Rhinocoroura
  • Polybius of Rhinocorura
  • Polybius, bishop of Rhinocorura2

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  • Floruit: early 5th century

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  • 1 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 1399.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 2 William Wright, Catalogue of Syriac Manuscripts in the British Museum acquired since the year 1838 (London: Gilbert and Rivington, 1870-1872), vol: 3, pp: 1150.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 3 Holy Bishops in Late Antiquity: The Nature of Christian Leadership in an Age of Transitionpp: 151., pp: 151.
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