Christian Cyclopedia

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(Gaius Aurelius Valerius Diocletianus; Jovius; ca. 245–313 [some say 316]. Father-in-law of Galerius*; Roman emp. 284–305; coemperor with Maximian* from 286; inst. longest and most severe of the early persecutions* of Christians. Abdicated.

Edited by: Erwin L. Lueker, Luther Poellot, Paul Jackson
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