Basil (disambiguation)

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'''''Basil''''' may refer to any of the following saints:
  
The name '''Basil''', from Gk. ''Basileios'', means ''kingly'' or ''royal'' from "basileus" which means ''king''.
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*'''[[Basil the Great]]''', Bishop of [[Caesarea]] in Cappadocia ([[January 1]])
 
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*[[Basil of Ancyra]] , 4th century martyr ([[January 1]])
==Saints==
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*[[Basil the Elder]], son of [[Macrina the Elder]] and father of Basil the Great ([[January 1]])
There are several [[saints]] named Basil, including the following:
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===January===
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*St. '''[[Basil the Great]]''', Bishop of Caesarea ([[January 1]])
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*St. [[Basil of Ancyra]], Bishop of Ancyra and martyr ([[January 2]])
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*Memory of St. Basil the Great's family ([[January 8]])
 
*Memory of St. Basil the Great's family ([[January 8]])
 
*St. Basil, or St. Eustratios the Wonderworker ([[January 9]])
 
*St. Basil, or St. Eustratios the Wonderworker ([[January 9]])
 
*Miracle of St. Basil the Great ([[January 19]])
 
*Miracle of St. Basil the Great ([[January 19]])
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*Basil the Confessor, Archbishop of Thessaloniki ([[February 1]])
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*'''[[Basil the Confessor]]''', Bishop of Parium ([[February 28]] and [[April 12]])
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*Basil the Martyr ([[February 6]])
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*Basil the Martyr ([[March 14]])
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*[[Basil of Ancyra]], Bishop of Ancyra and 4th century Hieromartyr ([[March 22])
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*Basil the Young ([[March 26]])
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*'''[[Basil of Ostrog]]''', Metropolitan of Zahumlje and Herzegovina (1639-1671) ([[April 29]]) - (Serbian, Saint Vasilije)
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*Basil the Martyr ([[June 17]])
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*Basil, Bishop of Patelarias ([[June 22]])
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*Basil ([[July 1]])
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*Basil the Martyr ([[July 6]])
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*'''[[Basil and Theodore|Basil of the Kiev Caves]]''' ([[August 11]])
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*Basil ([[August 16]])
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*'''[[Basil the Blessed]]''', the Fool-for-Christ (Russian) ([[August 2]])
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*Basil the Macedonian Emperor ([[August 29]])
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*Basil, Bishop of Trebizond ([[October 20]]), ruled from 1332.
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*Basil the Martyr ([[October 25]])
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*Basil the Martyr ([[October 26]])
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*Basil the Martyr ([[October 28]])
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*Basil ([[November 18]])
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*Basil the Martyr ([[November 28]])
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*Basil the deacon ([[November 28]])
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*Basil ([[December 15]])
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*Basil of the 300 Alamanous Cyprian martyrs and Bishop No commemoration
  
===February===
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''Basil'' may also refer to certain emperors:
*St. Basil the Confessor, Archbishop of Thessaloniki ([[February 1]])
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*Basil I the Macedonian, Byzantine E. (811-886, ruled from 867)  
*St. '''[[Basil the Confessor]]''', Bishop of Parium ([[February 28]] and [[April 12]])
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*Basil II Bulgaroktonus, Byzantine E. (958-1025, ruled from 976)  
*St. Basil the Martyr ([[February 6]])
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===March===
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*St. Basil the Martyr ([[March 14]])
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*St. Basil Priest-Martyr ([[March 22]])
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*St. Basil the Young ([[March 26]])
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===April===
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*St. [[Basil of Ostrog]], Metropolitan of Zahumlje and Herzegovina (1639-1671) ([[April 29]]) - Serbian
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===May===
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No commemorations
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===June===
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*St. Basil the Martyr ([[June 17]])
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*St. Basil, Bishop of Patelarias ([[June 22]])
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===July===
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*St. Basil ([[July 1]])
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*St. Basil the Martyr ([[July 6]])
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===August===
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*St. '''[[Basil and Theodore|Basil of the Kiev Caves]]''' ([[August 11]])
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*St. Basil ([[August 16]])
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*St. '''[[Basil the Blessed]]''', the Fool-for-Christ (Russian) ([[August 2]])
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*St. Basil the Macedonian Emperor ([[August 29]])
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===September===
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No commemorations
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===October===
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*St. Basil, Bishop of Trapezountas ([[October 20]])
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*St. Basil the Martyr ([[October 25]])
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*St. Basil the Martyr ([[October 26]])
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*St. Basil the Martyr ([[October 28]])
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===November===
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*St. Basil ([[November 18]])
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*St. Basil the Martyr ([[November 28]])
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*St. Basil the deacon ([[November 28]])
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===December===
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*St. Basil ([[December 15]])
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===No commemoration Date===
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*St. Basil of the 300 Alamanous Cyprian martyrs and Bishop No commemoration
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==Bishops==
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''Basil'' may also refer to several modern bishops:
There are also Bishops with this name:
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*[[Basil (Essey) of Wichita]] (1948-Present)
 
*[[Basil (Essey) of Wichita]] (1948-Present)
*[[Basil (Osborne) of Amphipolis]] (unknown-Present)
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*[[Basil (Osborne) of Amphipolis]] (2003-2010)
*[[Basil (Rodzianko) of San Fransisco]] (1915-1999)
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*[[Basil (Rodzianko) of San Francisco]] (1915-1999)
  
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*''[[w:Basil|Basil]]'' is also a type of plant used in certain Orthodox services.
  
 
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Latest revision as of 06:51, June 13, 2011

Basil may refer to any of the following saints:

Basil may also refer to certain emperors:

  • Basil I the Macedonian, Byzantine E. (811-886, ruled from 867)
  • Basil II Bulgaroktonus, Byzantine E. (958-1025, ruled from 976)

Basil may also refer to several modern bishops:

  • Basil is also a type of plant used in certain Orthodox services.
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