Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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Theodosius of Syracuse
(289 words)

Theodosios Monachos kai Grammatikos, Theodosius the Monk and Grammarian

Date of Birth: Unknown; possibly mid-9th century

Place of Birth: Unknown

Date of Death: Unknown; possibly mid-10th century

Place of Death: Unknown


For the life of Theodosius we only have the scant information given in his letter. Its title indicates that he was Grammaticus, a kind of notary, and as a monk and cleric he would have been a member of the…

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Martin Hoffman, Lars, “Theodosius of Syracuse”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 17 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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