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(πραότης, “gentleness, mildness”) was considered a virtue by the church fathers; John Chrysostom (PG 59:335.53–58) proclaimed it, together with the synonymous epieikeia, to be the quality that best distinguishes humans ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

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