Zenobius Name Meaning & Origin
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Greek name, and the meaning of Zenobius is "life of Zeus". Zenobius is an alternate form of Zenobios (Greek).
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Saint Zenobius of Florence, venerated as the first Bishop of Florence. His feast day is May 25.
Zenobius is also said to have been the author of a Greek translation of the Latin prose author Sallust, which has been lost, and of a birthday poem on the emperor Hadrian.
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Sandro Botticelli depicted the life and work of Saint Zenobius in four paintings.