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Païsios Ligaridēs
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Pantaleone Ligaridi, Pantaleo Ligaridis, Pantaleon Ligaridius, Metropolitan Païsios of Gaza

Date of Birth: Around 1609/10

Place of Birth: Chios

Date of Death: 24 August 1678

Place of Death: Kiev


Born in Chios the son of Giovanni Ligaridēs and Orietta Callaronis, Pantaleone Ligaridēs was admitted into the Greek College of St Athanasius in Rome in 1623, when he was about 13 years old. Thirteen years …

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Olar, Ovidiu, “Païsios Ligaridēs”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 17 October 2019 <>

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