Apollinaris of Ravenna

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Apollinaris of Ravenna (Italian: Apollinare; Greek: Ἀπολλινάριος, Apollinarios) is a Syrian saint, whom the Roman Martyrology describes as "a bishop who, according to tradition, while spreading among the nations the unsearchable riches of Christ, led his flock as a good shepherd and honoured the Church of Classis near Ravenna by a glorious martyrdom.. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Apollinaris of Ravenna has received more than 86,892 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia. Apollinaris of Ravenna is the 695th most popular religious figure (down from 652nd in 2019), the 319th most popular biography from Turkey (down from 298th in 2019) and the 50th most popular Turkish Religious Figure.

Apollinaris of Ravenna is most famous for being the first person to use the term Trinity. He was a Christian theologian who lived in the 4th century.

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Among religious figures, Apollinaris of Ravenna ranks 695 out of 2,272Before him are Joan Enric Vives Sicília, Gemma Galgani, Emma Morano, Jacob Frank, Al-Nasa'i, and Adnan. After him are Sun Myung Moon, Brother Roger, Abdullah ibn Saba', William Tyndale, Gertrude the Great, and Nikephoros I of Constantinople.

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Among people born in 101, Apollinaris of Ravenna ranks 1After him are Lucius Aelius, Meng Huo, Herodes Atticus, Zhang Lu, Blandina, Polyaenus, Xenophon of Ephesus, and An Shigao. Among people deceased in 75, Apollinaris of Ravenna ranks 3Before him are Hero of Alexandria and Emperor Ming of Han.

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Among people born in Turkey, Apollinaris of Ravenna ranks 319 out of 1,128Before him are Alexios I of Trebizond (1182), Menua (-900), Tryphon, Respicius, and Nympha (232), Thomas Palaiologos (1409), Raziye Sultan (null), and Joannes Zonaras (1074). After him are Fatih Terim (1953), Bülent Ecevit (1925), Cleitus the Black (-370), Ibn Hawqal (943), Alexander Ypsilantis (1792), and Nikephoros I of Constantinople (758).


Among religious figures born in Turkey, Apollinaris of Ravenna ranks 50Before him are Evagrius Ponticus (345), Erasmus of Formia (300), Lydia of Thyatira (100), Philemon (100), Sabbas the Sanctified (439), and Tryphon, Respicius, and Nympha (232). After him are Nikephoros I of Constantinople (758), Gregory Thaumaturgus (213), Theophilus of Antioch (140), Onesimus (1), Expeditus (300), and Athanasius the Athonite (920).