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Hilarion the Great (291–371) was an anchorite who spent most of his life in the desert according to the example of Anthony the Great (c. 251–356). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hilarion has received more than 199,135 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Hilarion is the 1,168th most popular religious figure (down from 1,079th in 2019).

Memorability Metrics

  • 200k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 57.92

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.12

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.48

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Hilarions by language

Over the past year Hilarion has had the most page views in the with 37,938 views, followed by Spanish (10,677), and German (5,987). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Sicilian (89.53%), German (85.13%), and English (57.65%)


Among religious figures, Hilarion ranks 1,168 out of 3,187Before him are Sinchi Roca, Alexandre do Nascimento, Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, Lillian Asplund, Abo of Tiflis, and Dawud al-Zahiri. After him are Didymus the Blind, Isaac of Armenia, Amandus, Gildas, Karekin II, and Johannes Magnus.

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Among people born in 291, Hilarion ranks 3Before him are Agnes of Rome, and Philomena.  Among people deceased in 372, Hilarion ranks 1After him are Emperor Jianwen of Jin, Maximus of Ephesus, and Sabbas the Goth.

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