George of Pisidia

580 - 634

George of Pisidia

George of Pisidia (Greek: Γεώργιος Πισίδης, Geōrgios Pisidēs; Latinized as Pisida) was a Byzantine poet, born in Pisidia, who flourished during the 7th century AD. From his poems we learn he was a Pisidian by birth, and a friend of Patriarch Sergius I of Constantinople and the Emperor Heraclius. He was a deacon, guardian of the sacred vessels, referendary, and chartophylax (keeper of the records) of the church of St. Sophia. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George of Pisidia has received more than 10,149 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,492nd most popular writer.

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  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.20

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  • 1.74

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Among writers, George of Pisidia ranks 2,489 out of 4,883Before him are Ivan Yefremov, Carlo Emilio Gadda, Fredrika Bremer, Wanda Wasilewska, Liu Cixin, and Katia Mann. After him are Amalie Skram, August Šenoa, Ryōkan, A. S. Byatt, Dritëro Agolli, and Apostolo Zeno.

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Among people born in 580, George of Pisidia ranks 9Before him are Maximus the Confessor, Amr ibn al-As, 'Abd al-Rahman ibn 'Awf, Theophylact Simocatta, Wei Zheng, and Abu Darda. After him is Fabia Eudokia. Among people deceased in 634, George of Pisidia ranks 3Before him are Abu Bakr and Suintila. After him are Eanfrith of Bernicia, Cadwallon ap Cadfan, and Osric of Deira.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, George of Pisidia ranks 665 out of 901Before him are Antony II of Constantinople (829), Alice of Antioch (1110), Ioannis Kolettis (1773), Zipoetes I of Bithynia (-354), Hande Yener (1973), and Audoin (541). After him are John Argyropoulos (1415), Constantine I, Prince of Armenia (1035), Michael Attaleiates (1021), Verina (null), Cerinthus (100), and Darío Moreno (1921).

Among WRITERS In Turkey

Among writers born in Turkey, George of Pisidia ranks 77Before him are Symeon the New Theologian (949), Dares Phrygius (450), Constantine Manasses (1130), Marcellinus Comes (null), Theodore I (1290), and Chariton (100). After him are Nihal Atsız (1905), Antiochus Kantemir (1708), Ahmet Hamdi Tanpınar (1901), Paul the Silentiary (null), Orhan Veli Kanık (1914), and Attilâ İlhan (1925).

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