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  • (noun): The last emperor of a united Roman Empire, he took control of the eastern empire and ended the war with the Visigoths; he became a Christian and in 391 banned all forms of pagan worship (346-395).

Theodosius

Theodosius (from the Greek "Θεοδόσιος", "Given by god") is a name which might refer to one of several people:

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Theodosius Cistern
... The Theodosius Cistern (Greek Κινστέρνα Θεοδοσίου, Turkish Şerefiye Sarnıcı) is one of many ancient cisterns of Constantinople that lie beneath the city of Istanbul ... It was built by Roman Emperor Theodosius II between 428 and 443 to store water supplied by the Valens Aqueduct ... Aqueduct of Valens was redistributed by Theodosius from its original supply to the Nymphaeum, the Baths of Zeuxippus and the Great Palace of Constantinople ...
St. Theodosius Russian Orthodox Cathedral - Dedication
... Saint Theodosius of Chernigov, the patron saint to which the cathedral is dedicated, was born in the early 1630s in Podolia ... He became a monk at the Kiev Caves Monastery and named Theodosius, in honor of Theodosius of Kiev ... Saint Theodosius died on February 5, 1696 and was buried in the Cathedral of Saints Boris and Gleb in Chernigov ...
Theodosius, Metropolitan Of Moscow
... Theodosius (Феодосий in Russian) (? - 1475) - Metropolitan of Moscow in 1461-1464 ... In 1454, when Theodosius was still archimandrite of the Moscow Kremlin's Chudov Monastery, he was promoted to the office of Archbishop of Rostov ... After the death of Metropolitan Jonas in 1461, Theodosius became Metropolitan of Moscow and all Rus' in early May 1461 ...
Massacre Of Thessalonica
... The Massacre of Thessalonica was massacre by Gothic troops under the Roman Emperor Theodosius I in 390 against the inhabitants of Thessalonica, who had risen in revolt ... As soon as Theodosius heard of the uprising, he was enraged and ordered an immediate retaliation ... after hearing about the massacre, left Milan (which was the residence of Theodosius at that time) and refused to celebrate a mass in Emperor's presence, until Theodosius repented ...
Theodosius The Cenobiarch - Life
... Theodosius' parents Proheresius and Eulogia were both very pious ... Later Eulogia would become a nun taking her son Theodosius as her spiritual father ... Theodosius set out for Jerusalem at the time of the Holy Fourth Ecumenical Council of Chalcedon held in 451 ...