Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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Gregory the Cellarer
(254 words)

Grēgorios ho kellaritēs, Gregorius monachus, Gregory the Monk, Gregory the Galesiote

Date of Birth: After 967

Place of Birth: Constantinople

Date of Death: Between 1058 and 1100

Place of Death: Unknown, probably Mt Galesion near Ephesus


Almost nothing is known about Gregory, except what he reveals about himself in the Vita he wrote. Born in Constantinople and generally well educated, he was a younger disciple of Lazaru…

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Schadler, Peter, “Gregory the Cellarer”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 25 January 2021 <>
First published online: 2010

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