- of or relating to Isauria, an ancient district of S central Asia Minor, or its inhabitants
- a native or inhabitant of Isauria
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(the Isaurian) promulgated his iconoclastic edict in the Eastern Empire.The Cathedral Builders
Already, under Leo the Isaurian, the virgin Theodosia had been martyred.Constantinople
William Holden Hutton
A vigorous Emperor, Leo the Isaurian (717-741), took the radical step.A Short History of Italy
Henry Dwight Sedgwick
The Isaurian dynasty is most notable for the part it played in ecclesiastical history.The World's Greatest Books, Vol XI.
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A few months before, Leo the Isaurian had ascended the throne and prepared the city for the siege.