Flavian

Flavian may refer to:

* Any member of the Flavian dynasty of three Roman rulers of the late 1st-century CE
* Religious leaders:
** Flavian of Ricina (fl. c. third century), bishop in Italy
** Bishops or patriarchs in Asia:
*** Flavian I of Antioch (c. 320-404)
*** Archbishop Flavian of Constantinople (died 449)
*** Patriarch Fravitta of Constantinople (died 489)
*** Flavian II of Antioch (died 518)

See also:
* Flavius


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