St. Tryphon
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St. Tryphon


Martyr
Born     Kampsade  in Phrygia
Died     250 AD Nicaea Asia minor
Honored in     
Roman Catholic Church
Eastern Orthodox Church
Feast     10 November former joint feast day in the Roman Catholic Church
         1 February (just Tryphon) in Roman Catholic and Eastern Orthodox calendars
Attributes falcon (Tryphon)
Patronage gardeners and winegrowers (Tryphon); Kotor, Montenegro (Tryphon);
          Moscow, Russia Tryphon); invoked against rodents and locusts (Tryphon)






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