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Photius

Line breaks: Pho|tius
Pronunciation: /ˈfəʊtɪəs
 
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Definition of Photius in English:

( Circa 820-circa 891), Byzantine scholar and patriarch of Constantinople. His most important work is the Bibliotheca, a critical account of 280 earlier prose works and an invaluable source of information about many works now lost.

Words that rhyme with Photius

Grotius, Proteus

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