Gédéwon, Abba, was a kinsman and teacher of Saint Yaréd.
A. K. Irvine
C. Conti Rossini, Acta Yared et Pantalewon, Corpus Scriptorum Christianorum Orientalium, Scriptores aethiopici, series altera, t. XVII.
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