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Stephanus of Byzantium

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Stephanus or Stephan of Byzantium (Latin: Stephanus Byzantinus; Greek: Στέφανος Βυζάντιος, Stéphanos Byzántios; fl. 6th century AD), was a Byzantine grammarian and the author of an important geographical dictionary entitled Ethnica (Ἐθνικά). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Stephanus of Byzantium has received more than 140,872 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Stephanus of Byzantium is the 4,556th most popular politician (up from 4,847th in 2019), the 444th most popular biography from Turkey (up from 467th in 2019) and the 235th most popular Turkish Politician.

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Among politicians, Stephanus of Byzantium ranks 4,556 out of 15,577Before him are Antiochus VIII Grypus, Emil Constantinescu, Édouard Herriot, Blanche of Namur, Yang You, and Nikolay Krestinsky. After him are Ny-Hor, Zeng Guofan, Amine Gemayel, Sheikh Hasina, Terauchi Masatake, and Conrad Hilton.

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Among people born in 501, Stephanus of Byzantium ranks 3Before him are Khosrow I and Imru' al-Qais. After him are Pyeongwon of Goguryeo, Daṇḍin, Bharavi, Anwon of Goguryeo, Corippus, Anastasia the Patrician, Áedán mac Gabráin, Adda of Bernicia, and Icel of Mercia. Among people deceased in 600, Stephanus of Byzantium ranks 5Before him are Jordanes, Abraha, Abd Manaf ibn Qusai, and Sophia. After him are Qasim ibn Muhammad, Priscian, Leander of Seville, Hrólfr Kraki, Bharavi, Eutocius of Ascalon, and John the Lydian.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Stephanus of Byzantium ranks 444 out of 1,301Before him are Zoe Karbonopsina (900), Aristophanes of Byzantium (-257), Aelius Aristides (117), Ivaylo of Bulgaria (1281), Callippus (-370), and Paul of Samosata (200). After him are Eutropius (400), Ignatios of Constantinople (797), Artemisia II of Caria (null), Irene Doukaina (1066), Yılmaz Güney (1937), and Parrhasius (-500).


Among politicians born in Turkey, Stephanus of Byzantium ranks 235Before him are Dardanus (null), Isabella, Queen of Armenia (1216), Boris II of Bulgaria (931), Ahmet Davutoğlu (1959), Zoe Karbonopsina (900), and Ivaylo of Bulgaria (1281). After him are Eutropius (400), Artemisia II of Caria (null), Fan Noli (1882), Leo I, King of Armenia (1150), Maathorneferure (-1250), and Binali Yıldırım (1955).