biographical name Saint circa 100-circa 165 Justin (the) Martyr church father

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  • Justin — may refer to:* Justin (name), a common given name * Justin Martyr, early Christian apologist * Justin (historian), 3rd century Roman historian * Justin I (c. 450–527), or Flavius Iustinius Augustus , Eastern Roman Emperor who ruled from 518 to… …   Wikipedia

  • Justin — oder Justinus (lat. Iustinus „der Gerechte“) ist: Ein männlicher Vorname Justin (Vorname) Justin (Roboter) ein Roboter Justin (Texas) ein Ort in Texas Justin (Musikinstrumente) ein Gitarrenhersteller eine fiktive Figur von Günter Grünwald… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • JUSTIN — JUSTIN, lat. MARCUS JUNIANUS JUSTINUS (IIe s.) La vie de Justin est totalement inconnue. Il a peut être vécu sous les Antonins au IIe siècle. Auteur des Histoires philippiques (Historiae philippicae et totius mundi origines et terrae ), Justin… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Justin — Justin, TX U.S. city in Texas Population (2000): 1891 Housing Units (2000): 681 Land area (2000): 2.373104 sq. miles (6.146311 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.373104 sq. miles (6.146311 sq. km) …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Justin — m English: Anglicized form of the Latin given name Justīnus, a derivative of JUSTUS (SEE Justus). Justīnus was the name borne by various early saints, notably a 2nd century Christian apologist and a (possibly spurious) boy martyr of the 3rd… …   First names dictionary

  • Justin — Justin,   lateinisch Justinus, Philosoph und Märtyrer, * Flavia Neapolis (Palästina) um 100, ✝ Rom 165; frühchristlicher Apologet. In seiner Jugend Hörer bei verschiedenen philosophischen Lehrern, kam Justin auf seiner Wanderschaft auch mit der… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Justin — Justin1 [jus′tin] n. [L Justinus < justus: see JUST1] a masculine name: var. Justus; fem. Justina Justin2 [jus′tin] Saint (A.D. 100? 165?); Christian apologist & martyr, born in Samaria: his day is June 1: called Justin Martyr …   English World dictionary

  • JUSTIN° — (Marcus Junianus Justinus; third century C.E.), author of the [i]Epitoma Historiarum Philippicarum, an abridgment of pompeius Trogus Universal History and the main source for that work. Justin gives a very brief, error filled summary of Jewish… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Justīn — Justīn, s. Iustinus …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Justin — Porté en Normandie et en Picardie, c est un nom de baptême issu du latin Justinus, diminutif de Justus (= le juste). Ce nom a été popularisé par divers saints, dont un martyr du IIe siècle, décapité lors des persécutions ordonnées par Marc Aurèle …   Noms de famille

  • Justin — masc. proper name, from L. Iustinus, lit. just, from iustus (see JUST (Cf. just) (adj.)) …   Etymology dictionary

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