Methodius of Olympus

260 - 311

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Saint Methodius of Olympus (died c. 311) was a Christian bishop, ecclesiastical author and martyr today regarded as a Church Father. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Methodius of Olympus has received more than 43,969 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Methodius of Olympus is the 1,806th most popular writer (down from 1,739th in 2019), the 577th most popular biography from Turkey and the 54th most popular Turkish Writer.

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  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.80

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  • 1.63

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Among writers, Methodius of Olympus ranks 1,806 out of 5,794Before him are Symeon the New Theologian, Cecil Bødker, Stanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz, Pir Sultan Abdal, Ybyrai Altynsarin, and Marcel Achard. After him are Philippe Quinault, Jean Bruller, Jean-Louis Guez de Balzac, Horacio Quiroga, Harold Bloom, and Theophylact of Ohrid.

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Among people born in 260, Methodius of Olympus ranks 1 Among people deceased in 311, Methodius of Olympus ranks 5Before him are Diocletian, Galerius, Dorothea of Caesarea, and Pope Peter I of Alexandria.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Methodius of Olympus ranks 577 out of 1,128Before him are Osman Hamdi Bey (1842), Ariobarzanes of Pontus (-250), Macrina the Younger (324), Symeon the New Theologian (949), Helena Kantakouzene (1333), and Pir Sultan Abdal (1480). After him are Saliha Sultan (1680), Annia Faustina (201), Xenophon of Ephesus (101), John of Ephesus (507), Menander Protector (550), and Flavian of Constantinople (null).

Among WRITERS In Turkey

Among writers born in Turkey, Methodius of Olympus ranks 54Before him are Nicander (-250), Petros Markaris (1937), Eustathius of Thessalonica (1101), Adamantios Korais (1748), Symeon the New Theologian (949), and Pir Sultan Abdal (1480). After him are Xenophon of Ephesus (101), John of Ephesus (507), Menander Protector (550), Zeki Müren (1931), John Tzetzes (1110), and Muhammad Said Ramadan al-Bouti (1929).