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Gédéwon
fl. 6th century
Orthodox
Ethiopia

Gédéwon, Abba, was a kinsman and teacher of Saint Yaréd.

A. K. Irvine


Bibliography:

C. Conti Rossini, Acta Yared et Pantalewon, Corpus Scriptorum Christianorum Orientalium, Scriptores aethiopici, series altera, t. XVII.


This article is reproduced, with permission, from The Dictionary of Ethiopian Biography, Vol. 1 'From Early Times to the End of the Zagwé Dynasty c. 1270 A.D.,' copyright © 1975, edited by Belaynesh Michael, S. Chojnacki and Richard Pankhurst, Institute of Ethiopian Studies, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. All rights reserved.