Isidore of Seville, Saint

Isidore of Seville, Saint
Biographical entry for this bishop, who died in 636

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  • Isidore of Seville, Saint — (ca. 560–636)    Considered the last of the Latin church fathers, Isidore was born about 560 and died in Seville on April 4, 636. Isidore was important in his own day as an enlightened prelate and for his influence at important church councils in …   Encyclopedia of medieval literature

  • Isidore of Seville,Saint — Is·i·dore of Seville (ĭzʹĭ dôr , dōr ), Saint. 560? 636. Spanish scholar and ecclesiastic. He wrote the encyclopedia Etymologiae, an important reference work throughout the Middle Ages. * * * …   Universalium

  • Isidore of Sevilla, Saint — born с 560, Cartagena or Sevilla, Spain died April 4, 636, Sevilla; canonized 1598; feast day April 4 Spanish prelate and scholar, last of the Western Fathers of the Church. He became archbishop of Sevilla с 600 and presided over several councils …   Universalium

  • ISIDORE DE SÉVILLE — Tardivement proclamé docteur de l’Église universelle en 1722, mais vénéré de ses contemporains comme «l’image même du savoir antique», Isidore de Séville fut tour à tour l’écrivain latin le plus souvent recopié et lu par le Moyen Âge, et l’un des …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Isidore of Seville — Saint (L. Isidorus Hispalensis) (A.D. 560? 636); Sp. bishop & scholar: his day is April 4 …   English World dictionary

  • Isidore de Séville — par Murillo docteur de l Église Naissance entre 560 et 570 Carthagène …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Saint Isidore de Séville — Isidore de Séville Isidore de Séville Isidore de Séville par Murillo …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Isidore De Séville — Isidore de Séville par Murillo …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Isidore de Séville —     L’établissement des Goths en Espagne vit la fin de l’enseignement de l’État ; au Ve siècle, Sidoine Apollinaire célèbre encore l’éclat de l’école de Cordoue sous Théodoric II ; en revanche, en 506, les lois d’Alaric admettent tous les… …   Philosophie du Moyen Age

  • Isidore of Seville — Infobox Saint name=Saint Isidore of Seville birth date=c. 560 death date=April 4, 636 feast day=April 4 venerated in=Roman Catholic Church imagesize=250px caption= St. Isidore , depicted by Murillo birth place=Cartagena, Spain death place=Seville …   Wikipedia

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