Sedulius Scottus

850 - 858

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Sedulius Scotus or Scottus (fl. 840–860) was an Irish teacher, Latin grammarian, and scriptural commentator who lived in the 9th century. During the reign of the Emperor Lothair (840–855), he was one of a colony of Irish teachers at Liège. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sedulius Scottus has received more than 45,538 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Sedulius Scottus is the 953rd most popular philosopher (down from 916th in 2019).

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Among philosophers, Sedulius Scottus ranks 953 out of 1,089Before him are Albrecht Ritschl, John Scott Haldane, Alois Riehl, Asclepigenia, Northrop Frye, and Guillaume Faye. After him are Ram Dass, Aedesia, R. M. Hare, Peter Lamborn Wilson, Carole Pateman, and Ivan Merz.

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Among people born in 850, Sedulius Scottus ranks 30Before him are Abū Kāmil Shujāʿ ibn Aslam, Nikephoros Phokas the Elder, Reginar I Longneck, Ageltrude, Gerolf of Holland, and Orso II Participazio. After him is Ki no Tomonori. Among people deceased in 858, Sedulius Scottus ranks 6Before him are Pope Benedict III, Æthelwulf, King of Wessex, Kenneth MacAlpin, Emperor Montoku, and Li Shangyin.

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