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He was among the first generation of astronomers to be trained with the Theoricae novae and the epitome.

Philostorgius, in Photius, epitome of the Ecclesiastical History of Philostorgius, book 5, chapter 1. Acacius, bishop of Tarsus ( 359 -?, at the same time as Silvanus of

Often the epithet Sacha (true, holy, eternal) is used as a noun substantive to designate god.

Nickname There is some disagreement as to the meaning of Ivar's epithet "the Boneless" (inn Beinlausi) in the sagas.

For instance, the term rock is applied to god numerous times in the Hebrew Psalter, but the Latin term petra does not occur as an epithet for god in the gallicana.

The Asvakas were famous cattle breeders and horse folk and had earned the epithet of Asvakas due to their intimate connections with the Asvas (or horses).

Leto's mother "Phoebe" is precisely the "bright, purifying" epithet of the full moon.

The inscription reads harja, either a personal name or an epithet, viz. Proto-germanic harjaz ( PIE koryos ) " warrior ", or simply the word for "comb" (harjaz).

" If Fieldhead had few other merits as a building, it might at least be termed picturesque: its irregular architecture, and the grey and mossy colouring communicated by time, gave it a just claim to this epithet.

This idea of Nephthys as the goddess who "organizes," or "makes whole" the entire divine pantheon is an ancient epithet stemming from the Pyramid Texts themselves.

The epithet seems to imply that Theodore was an adherent of the Meletian party, but there is no evidence that he was involved in the feuds which preoccupied the Catholics of Antioch during Flavian's office.

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