Bishop Ulfilas

Definitions of Bishop Ulfilas
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n a Christian believed to be of Cappadocian descent who became bishop of the Visigoths in 341 and translated the Bible from Greek into Gothic; traditionally held to have invented the Gothic alphabet (311-382)

Synonyms:
Bishop Ulfila, Bishop Wulfila, Ulfila, Ulfilas, Wulfila
Example of:
bishop
a senior member of the Christian clergy having spiritual and administrative authority; appointed in Christian churches to oversee priests or ministers; considered in some churches to be successors of the twelve Apostles of Christ
interpreter, translator
someone who mediates between speakers of different languages

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