Saint Anthimos of Nicomedia

Also known as

  • Anthime
  • Anthimus
  • Antimo
  • Antimus
  • Antym

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Bishop of Nicomedia. Martyred in the persecutions of Diocletian for refusing to sacrfice to idols.

Died

  • beheaded in 303 in Nicomedia, Bithynia (modern Izmit, Turkey)
  • basilica erected over his tomb by Justinian

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Anthimos of Nicomedia“. Saints.SQPN.com. 16 December 2014. Web. 26 December 2014. <>