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1. The Elder (ca. 345–ca. 410). Grandmother of 2; Roman aristocratic lady; adopted ascetic life; helped found monastery on Mount of Olives, near Jerusalem. See also Rufinus, Tyrannius. 2. The Younger (ca. 383–ca. 438). Granddaughter of 1; founded convents.

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