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Isidore of Seville (<i>c</i>.560–636)

in The Oxford Guide to the Historical Reception of Augustine

January 2013; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Christianity. 2955 words.

In the quantity of his writing and the extent of his influence, I. was the most important writer of Visigothic

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F32: Isidore of Seville Orig. 11. 2. 32–3

Caesar.

Edited by Alessandro Garcea.

in Caesar's De Analogia

Primary Text. Subjects: Literature.

work

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Isidore, St (Hispalensis) bishop of Seville (<i>c</i>.568–636)

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 300 words.

His writings laid the foundations of the intellectual life of the Latin West: his Historia gothorum sueuorum uandalorum (in two

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Isidore of Seville and his Reception in the Early Middle Ages: Transmitting and Transforming Knowledge, ed. Andrew Fear and Jamie Wood

M Vessey.

in The English Historical Review

June 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: World History; British History; European History; International History. 730 words.

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Julianus Pomerius (490)

in The Oxford Dictionary of Late Antiquity

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Late Antiquity. 215 words.

Grammarian, rhetor, and *priest (Ps.-*Gennadius, Vir. Ill. 99; *Isidore of Seville, Vir. Ill.

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Braulio of Saragossa (<i>c</i>.585–651)

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 195 words.

The intellectual successor of *Isidore of Seville, Braulio is the author of the only significant collection of a single

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Philosophy

Ruedi Imbach.

in Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 1469 words.

Through the intermediary of St Augustine and Isidore of Seville, an anecdote concerning the meaning of the word “philosophy” circulated

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Eugippius (533)

Barry Baldwin.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium

January 1991; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 278 words.

abbot of the monastery of Lucullanum and hagiographer; died Castellum Lucullanum, near Naples, after 533. Isidore of Seville mentions

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Speculum Majus

Edited by Tom Devonshire Jones, Linda Murray and Peter Murray.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Christian Art & Architecture

January 2013; p ublished online November 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Subjects in Art. 130 words.

The greatest of the late medieval encyclopaedias (cf. isidore of seville), compiled by the Dominican Vincent of Beauvais (...

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Isidorus (2) Hispalensis

Ian N. Wood.

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 203 words.

Isidore, bishop of Seville (c. 600–36), came from a Roman family of considerable influence in Visigothic Spain

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Isidorus (2) Hispalensis

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 198 words.

Isidore, bishop of Seville (c.600–36), came from a Roman family of considerable influence in Visigothic *Spain

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Basques

in The Oxford Dictionary of Late Antiquity

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Late Antiquity. 236 words.

The people known to Classical geographers as Vascones and as Vaccaei in the Etymologies of *Isidore of *Seville

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magic

Richard Kieckhefer.

in Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 685 words.

Isidore of Seville's influential treatment in the Etymologiae represented magic as an art given by demons to harm humans

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Lampert of Hersfeld (<i>c</i>.1085)

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 80 words.

Lampert’s major work, a world chronicle stylistically indebted to Livy and formally dependent on *Isidore of Seville among others,

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Julius Caesar

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 112 words.

(legend) In the MA Caesar was known primarily through *Isidore of Seville, not from his own works. He appears

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Heroic Verse

in The Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics

P ublished online August 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets). 634 words.

The term came to be used for *epic in the Middle Ages and after. Isidore of Seville in his

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Isidore

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 104 words.

male forename, name of two saints.

St Isidore of Seville (c. 560–636), a Spanish archbishop and Doctor of the Church. He is noted for his ...

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Isidore Mercator

Overview page. Subjects: Christianity.

The pseudonym adopted by the author of the False Decretals (q.v.), doubtless to suggest a connection (if not an identity) with St Isidore of Seville.

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Leander, St (540–c. 600)

Edited by F. L. Cross and E. A. Livingstone.

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2005; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 282 words.

Bp. of Seville, prob. from 577/8. He was the brother of St *Isidore. Between 580 and 585 he made one, or perhaps two, visits to ...

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