DAMASUS

 
Gender: Male
 
Origin: Latin = diamond
 
 
Namebearer:
 
DAMASUS, Saint of December 11

DAMASUS I, Roman Catholic Pope 366-384, although elected by a great majority, he had to compete with influential URSINUS. It was him who ordered
HIERONYMUS to compile the Latin Bible "Vulgata". He battled arianism and fought for celibacy. Saint of December 11 and patron saint against the fever
 

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