Presbyters Uniwersytet Warszawski
PR 775

Avitus, presbyter and abbot in the monastery near Chartres (Gaul), the first half of 6th c.

Reference to prosopography: PCBE Gaule 1: Avitus 3

Chronological and
geographical framework:

Attested presbyterial activity in Chartres (Gaul),


Described by a title - Presbyter/πρεσβύτερος
Described by a title - Sacerdos/ἱερεύς
Described by a title - Abba
Monastic or common life - Cenobitic monk
Monastic or common life - Monastic superior (abbot/prior)
Relation with - Monarch and royal/imperial family
Pastoral activity - Ransoming and visiting prisoners and captives
Please quote this record referring to its author, database name, number, and, if possible, stable URL: J. Szafranowski, Presbyters in the Late Antique West, PR775,