[ kris-uh-stuh m, kri-sos-tuh m ]
/ ˈkrɪs ə stəm, krɪˈsɒs təm /
Saint John,a.d. 347?–407, ecumenical patriarch of Constantinople.
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/ (ˈkrɪsəstəm) /
Saint John . ?345–407 ad, Greek patriarch; archbishop of Constantinople (398–404). Feast day: Sept 13 or Nov 13
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