feminine Calcedonia

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Khalkēdṓn > Khalkēdónios
This name derives from Ancient Greek “Khalkēdṓn (Χαλκηδών) Khalkēdónios (Χαλκηδόνιος),” meaning “inhabitant of Chalcedon.” Chalcedon was an ancient maritime town of Bithynia, in Asia Minor. It was located almost directly opposite Byzantium, south of Scutari (modern Üsküdar), and it is now a district of the city of Istanbul named Kadıköy. Saint Calcedonius is a saint of whom nothing is known except that it is a martyr. His cult originated from a relic given to the Jesuits of the convent of Our Lady of Manresa in Malta by Pope Benedict XIV in 1753.



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