John o Damascus

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Saint John o Damascus
Ἰωάννης ὁ Δαμασκηνός (Greek)
Ioannes Damascenus (Laitin)
يوحنا الدمشقي (Arabic)
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Saunt John Damascene (Arabic icon)
Doctor o the Kirk
Born c. 675 or 676
Damascus, Bilad al-Sham, Umayyad Caliphate
Dee'd (749-12-04)December 4, 749
Mar Saba, Jerusalem, Bilad al-Sham, Umayyad Caliphate
Canonised Pre-Congregation by Eastren Orthodox Kirk
Roman Catholic Kirk
Anglican Communion
Feast December 4
Mairch 27 (General Roman Calendar 1890–1969)

Saunt John o Damascus ([Ἰωάννης ὁ Δαμασκηνός, Iōannēs ho Damaskēnos] error: {{lang-xx}}: text has italic markup (help); Laitin: Ioannes Damascenus; Arabic: يوحنا الدمشقي‎, ALA-LC: Yūḥannā ad-Dimashqī), an aa kent as John Damascene an as Χρυσορρόας / Chrysorrhoas (leeterally "streamin wi gowd"—i.e., "the gowden speaker"; c. 675 or 676 – 4 December 749) wis a Sirian monk an priest.