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wife of the Eastern Roman emperor Theodosius II. She was a highly cultured woman who, in rivalry with her sister-in-law, the empress Pulcheria, exercised great influence over her husband until her withdrawal from Constantinople.

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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