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Symmachus

[sim-uh-kuh s]
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noun
  1. Saint,died a.d. 514, pope 498–514.
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  • This seemed to Theodoric to be the head of Symmachus, newly slain.

    Theodoric the Goth

    Thomas Hodgkin

  • This seemed to Theoderic to be the head of Symmachus newly slain.

    Procopius

    Procopius

  • Symmachus and Vigilius were also especially diligent in their care for the Catacombs.

    The Catacombs of Rome

    William Henry Withrow

  • But, says Symmachus, I will go more seriously to work, and more like a logician.

  • Symmachus the other leader of the patriotic party in the Roman Senate had memories of illustrious Page 264 ancestors behind him.

    Theodoric the Goth

    Thomas Hodgkin