Oftfor (d. c. 699), bishop of Worcester

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  • Author(s): Sims-Williams, Patrick
  • Source:
    Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, 2004.
  • Subject Terms:
  • Document Type:
    Reference Entry
  • Language:
    English
  • Additional Information
    • Publication Information:
      active
    • Publication Information:
      Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004.
    • Publication Date:
      2004
    • Abstract:
      Oftfor (d. c. 699), bishop of Worcester, was a pupil of Abbess Hild of Whitby (d. 680), and studied the Bible in her monasteries at Whitby and Hartlepool. Being anxious to reach still greater heightsnext, he proceeded to Canterbury to study with the learned Theodore of Tarsus (archbishop from 669 ...
    • ISBN:
      0-19-861412-8
      978-0-19-861412-8
    • Accession Number:
      10.1093/ref:odnb/20575
    • Online Access: http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/article/20575
    • Accession Number:
      edsodb.20575
  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      SIMS-WILLIAMS, P. Oftfor (d. c. 699), bishop of Worcester. In: Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004. ISBN 0-19-861412-8. DOI 10.1093/ref:odnb/20575. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsodb&AN=edsodb.20575. Acesso em: 20 set. 2020.
    • AMA:
      Sims-Williams P. Oftfor (d. c. 699), bishop of Worcester. In: Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press; 2004. doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/20575
    • APA:
      Sims-Williams, P. (2004). Oftfor (d. c. 699), bishop of Worcester. In Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. https://doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/20575
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Sims-Williams, Patrick. 2004. “Oftfor (d. c. 699), Bishop of Worcester.” In Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford: Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/20575.
    • Harvard:
      Sims-Williams, P. (2004) ‘Oftfor (d. c. 699), bishop of Worcester’, in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford: Oxford University Press. doi: 10.1093/ref:odnb/20575.
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Sims-Williams, P 2004, ‘Oftfor (d. c. 699), bishop of Worcester’, in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, Oxford, viewed 20 September 2020, .
    • MLA:
      Sims-Williams, Patrick. “Oftfor (d. c. 699), Bishop of Worcester.” Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004. EBSCOhost, doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/20575.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Sims-Williams, Patrick. “Oftfor (d. c. 699), Bishop of Worcester.” In Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004. doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/20575.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Sims-Williams P. Oftfor (d. c. 699), bishop of Worcester. In: Oxford Dictionary of National Biography [Internet]. Oxford: Oxford University Press; 2004 [cited 2020 Sep 20]. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsodb&AN=edsodb.20575