Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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Life of Basil
(226 words)

Grēgorios, Gregorius, Gregory

Date of Birth: Unknown; probably late 9th century

Place of Birth: Unknown

Date of Death: Unknown; mid or late 10th century

Place of Death: Unknown


Nothing is known about this Gregory, who wrote the Life of Basil, except that he was a pupil of the saint. He obviously died after Basil, so sometime later than 26 March 944, or 952.

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G. Vilinskij, Žitie sv. Vasilija Novago v russkoj …

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Martin Hoffman, Lars, “Life of Basil”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 30 May 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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