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Polycarp

[pol-ee-kahrp] /ˈpɒl iˌkɑrp/
noun
1.
Saint, a.d. 69?–155, bishop of Smyrna and a Christian martyr.
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Polycarp

/ˈpɒlɪˌkɑːp/
noun
1.
Saint. ?69–?155 ad, Christian martyr and bishop of Smyrna, noted for his letter to the church at Philippi. Feast day: Feb 23
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Polycarp, Saint

Greek bishop of Smyrna who was the leading 2nd-century Christian figure in Roman Asia by virtue of his work during the initial appearance of the fundamental theological literature of Christianity. Historically, he formed a link between the apostolic and patristic ages.

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