Iustinus Martys (Justin Martyr)
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b. in Flavia Neapolis (Nablus) in Palestine;

d. AD 165 in Rome;

Greek (Middle Platonian) philosopher and Christian martyr (Acta Iustini et sodalium; cf. Euseb. Hist. eccl. 4; 16)


Of the writings mentioned in Eusebius’ [7] Church History (4,11,10; 4,18,1–6. 9), only t…

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Bauer, Thomas Johann, “Iustinus Martys (Justin Martyr)”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts, Edited by: Manfred Landfester, in collaboration with Brigitte Egger. Consulted online on 23 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0125>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831

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