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Bishop Ulfilas   Listen
Bishop Ulfilas

noun
1.
A Christian believed to be of Cappadocian descent who became bishop of the Visigoths in 341 and translated the Bible from Greek into Gothic; traditionally held to have invented the Gothic alphabet (311-382).  Synonyms: Bishop Ulfila, Bishop Wulfila, Ulfila, Ulfilas, Wulfila.






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... surrendered to the Visigoths the great province of Dacia. [4] The barbarians now came in contact with Roman civilization and began to lead more settled lives. Some of them even accepted Christianity from Bishop Ulfilas, who translated the ...
— EARLY EUROPEAN HISTORY • HUTTON WEBSTER



Words linked to "Bishop Ulfilas" :   translator, bishop, interpreter



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