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Roman the Melodist

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[[Image:Roman the Melodist.jpg|right|frame|Saint Roman the Melodist]]
Saint '''Roman the Melodist''' (also ''Romanos'' and ''Romanus'', from Greek Ρομανοσὸς), a Greek hymn-writer called "the Pindar of rhythmic poetry," was born at Emesa (Hems) in Syria. His [[feast day]] is [[October 1]] with the feast of the [[Protection of the Mother of God]].