- Saint,died a.d. 523, pope 514–523.
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Examples from the Web for hormisdas
The pregnant widow of Hormisdas fortunately gave birth to a boy, and the difficulties of the succession were thereby ended.
It was the same purpose that Calpurnius was made to serve for the young prince Hormisdas.
But habit has prevailed, and the generous friendship of Hormisdas, to keep me here.
We are told that on one occasion Prince Hormisdas narrowly escaped falling into the surena's hands.
Among his other wives, Hormisdas, we are told, married a daughter of the king of Cabul.