Origin : Judeo-Christian Legend,
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Numerology information Barlaam:
Name Number: 3 Meaning: Communication, Interaction, Friendship, Joy, Lightness, Humor, Art, Positivity, Optimism
Additional information Barlaam:
Meaning unknown. In Christian legends Barlaam (recorded as Greek Βαρλααμ) was a 3rd-century hermit who converted Josaphat, the son of an Indian king, to Christianity. The story is based on that of the Buddha. This name was also borne by two saints.
Books about Barlaam:
Barlaam and Ioasaph by Saint John of Damascus (May 12, 2012)
Barlaam and Josaphat: A Christian Tale of the Buddha (Penguin Classics) by Gui de Cambrai, Peggy McCracken and Donald S. Lopez (Feb 25, 2014)
Barlaam and Ioasaph (Loeb Classical Library) by John Damascene, G. R. Woodward, Harold Mattingly and David M. Lang (Jan 31, 1914)
Barlaam and Ioasaph (Illustrated) by Saint John of Damascus and Aeterna Press (Apr 9, 2014)
Barlaam and Josaphat: English Lives of Buddha, Edited and Induced By Joseph Jacobs (Classic Reprint) by Joseph Jacobs (Jun 9, 2012)
Barlaam Und Josaphat: Neue Perspektiven Auf Ein Europaisches Phanomen (German Edition) by Matthias Meyer (Jan 15, 2015)
D'Orient en Occident: Les recueils de fables enchâssées avant les Mille et une Nuits de Galland (Barlaam et Josaphat... by Marion Uhlig and Yasmina Foehr-Janssens (Jun 11, 2014)
Wiki information Barlaam:
Barlaam and Josaphat is a legendary tale of two early Christian martyrs and saints, based ultimately on the life of the Buddha. It tells how an Indian king persecuted the Christian Church in his realm. When astrologers predicted that his own son...
Barlaam of Seminara, ca. 1290-1348, or Barlaam of Calabria was a southern Italian scholar and clergyman of the 14th century, as well as a Humanist, a philologist, and a theologian. When Gregory Palamas defended Hesychasm, Barlaam accused him of...