a deacon who flourished under Arcadius and Honorius.
He is mentioned by Gennadius and Trithemius, as the compiler of a Regula Monachorum
, which is still extant.
This will be found, Under the title Regulae Orientales ex Patrum Orientalium Regulis collectae a Vigilio Diacono, in the Codex Regularum, published by L. Holstein, 4to. Rom. 1661, Paris. 4to. 1663
, and also in the work of Brockie, fol. Aug. Vind. 1759, vol. i. p. 60.
Schoenemann, Bibliotheca Patrum Lat.