Presbyters Uniwersytet Warszawski
PR 881

Aredius, presbyter and abbot from Limoges (Gaul), the second half of the 6th century

Reference to prosopography: PCBE Gaule 1: Aredius

Chronological and
geographical framework:

Attested presbyterial activity: 548 - 591 in Limoges (Gaul), Trier (Gaul),


Social origin or status - Social elite
Education - Saecular school
Education - Education by clerics
Food/Clothes/Housing - Hairstyle
Travel and change of residence
Functions within the Church - Urban presbyter
Described by a title - Presbyter/πρεσβύτερος
Described by a title - Sacerdos/ἱερεύς
Described by a title - Clericus
Described by a title - Abba
Monastic or common life - Cenobitic monk
Monastic or common life - Monastic superior (abbot/prior)
Fame of sanctity
Ritual activity - Divine office/Liturgy of the hours
Ecclesiastical administration - Construction/Renovation
Relation with - Another presbyter
Relation with - Bishop/Monastic superior
Relation with - Father/Mother
Relation with - Monarch and royal/imperial family
Further ecclesiastical career - None
Education - Theological interest
Devotion - Veneration of saints and relics
Ritual activity - Chanting
Please quote this record referring to its author, database name, number, and, if possible, stable URL: J. Szafranowski, Presbyters in the Late Antique West, PR881,