MACRINA


MACRINA
MACRINA
virgo sanctitate insignis, Basilii et Gregorii Nysseni soror, hunc ob illius mortem tam egregie consolata est, utpot erudita admodum, ut Gregorius hinc occasione sumptâ, de Anima et Resurrectione dialogum ediderit. Vide Gregor. Nyssen. in ep. ad Olymp. Avia virginis huius itidem Macrina vocata est.

Hofmann J. Lexicon universale. 1698.

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