Theophilus


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Theophilus

(θɪˈɒfɪləs)
n
(Astronomy) a conspicuous crater in the SE quadrant of the moon, 100 kilometres in diameter
[after Theophilus (died 842 ad), Byzantine emperor and patron of learning]

Theophilus

(θɪˈɒfɪləs)
n
(Biography) died 842 ad, Byzantine emperor (829–42); a patron of learning and supporter of iconoclasm
Translations
Theophilus
Théophile
References in classic literature ?
One was Theophilus Johnson and family, of Newcastle; the other Mrs.
Time to sit back and relax with shows like Dog Days Theatre's laughs-filled Theophilus North and Harbor and Florida Studio Theatre's nostalgia-themed musical Come Together: When the '60s Met the '70s.
LAHORE: This photograph and painting comes from Reminiscences of Imperial Delhi, an album consisting of 89 folios containing approximately 130 paintings of views of Mughal and pre-Mughal monuments of Delhi, as well as other contemporary material, with an accompanying manuscript text written by Sir Thomas Theophilus Metcalfe (1795-1853), the governor-general's agent at the imperial court.
I present the case of Father Theophilus Paraian, who served the church as a person with disabilities and had tremendous missionary success.
Amman, May 25 (Petra)--Patriarch of the Holy City of Jerusalem and all Palestine and Jordan, Theophilus III said that "We are proud to be part of the Jordanian family that is loyal its holy land and its leader His Majesty King Abdullah II.
Since many have undertaken to compile a narrative of the events that have been fulfilled among us, just as those who were eyewitnesses from the beginning and ministers of the word have handed them down to us, I too have decided, after investigating everything accurately anew, to write it down in an orderly sequence for you, most excellent Theophilus, so that you may realize the certainty of the teachings you have received.
11) NOVEMBER: Private Theophilus Jones was remembered on Redcar beach on Armistice Day.
Among the stories told this weekend will be that of Private Theophilus Jones of the durham Light Infantry (DLI).
The marker will stand in front of townhouse built around 1872 for Theophilus and Virginia McKee Minton, according to a news release from local civil rights organization Columbia 63.
Theophilus Nii Botchay, Assemblyman for the Dawhenya North Electoral Area escaped death Sunday dawn, when some unknown gunmen fired 15 gunshots into his room.
The bill of information now dismissed by the full bench of the Supreme Court, was filed by and through counsellors Theophilus C.
Mark, will lead on Friday a Holy Mass at the church of Saint Paul Apostle in Rome, the second largest church in Rome, according to a press statement released by Bishop Theophilus, the Bishop of Turenyo.