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Candidus [Hwita, Wizo]locked

(fl. 793–802)
  • John Marenbon

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Candidus [Hwita, Wizo] (fl. 793–802), theologian, born probably before c.770 in England, was one of Alcuin's closest pupils and, arguably, a leading philosophical and theological thinker in the years around 800. He went to the continent probably in 793 and returned to ...

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