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Theodosius [Flavius Theodosius; known as Count Theodosius]locked

(d. 376)
  • R. S. O. Tomlin


Theodosius [Flavius Theodosius; known as Count Theodosius] (d. 376), Roman general, conventionally known as Count Theodosius from an extraordinary military command that he held in Britain in 367–8, as comes (general, or ‘count’); he is also called Theodosius the elder to distinguish him from his second son, the emperor ...

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