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Gavriil, Metropolitan of Nazareth
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Gavriil, Mitropolit Nazaretskii

Date of Birth: Unknown

Place of Birth: Possibly Greece

Date of Death: Probably between 1652/3 and 1657

Place of Death: Jerusalem


Gavriil was a 17th-century church and political figure of Greek origin, and an ecclesiastical author. Nothing is known of his life prior to his ordination and service in the Middle East. In the 1640s, he spent three years in one of the re…

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Sukina, Liudmila, “Gavriil, Metropolitan of Nazareth”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2015

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