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Dionysius Ex·ig·u·us

 (ĕg-zĭg′yo͞o-əs, ĕk-sĭg′-) ad 500?-560?
Scythian monk and scholar who introduced the method of reckoning the Christian era from the birth of Jesus.

Dionysius Exiguus

(ɛɡˈzɪɡjʊəs)
n
(Biography) died ?556 ad, Scythian monk and scholar, who is believed to have introduced the current method of reckoning dates on the basis of the Christian era

Diony′sius Ex•ig′u•us

(ɛgˈzɪg yu əs, ɛkˈsɪg-)
n.
died A.D. 556?, Scythian monk, chronologist, and scholar: devised the current system of reckoning the Christian era.
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This Easter computus remained an active topic of astronomical research into the 1800s, and consequently the revered "giants" of this field--Theophilus, Cyrillus, Dionysius Exiguus, and Beda--were all assigned craters by Riccioli.
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The year of Jesus's birth was determined by Dionysius Exiguus, a Scythian monk, abbot of a Roman monastery.
?672/73-735), along with Dionysius Exiguus, taught the West to reckon all events from the Incarnation.
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