Pagan soldier in the 12th imperial Roman legion assigned to Armenia in the 3rd century. Friend of Saint Nearchus who brought him to the faith. Ordered to offer a sacrifice of incense to the emperor as a god, Polyeucte refused. Martyr.
- “Saint Polyeucte“. CatholicSaints.Info. 2 December 2016. Web. 19 January 2017. <>