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ScriptsΒαβυλας Ancient Greek

Meaning & History

Derived from the name of the ancient Mesopotamian city of Babylon. Saint Babylas was a 3rd-century patriarch of Antioch who was martyred during the reign of the Roman emperor Decius.

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cities, martyrs, Orthodox Saints, place names, saints
Entry updated May 31, 2018   Contribute