He was a scholar, clikurios, and diplomat. As a scholar, he is famed for creating the Glagolitsa script. Using that script, he brought literacy to the Berzeti tribe during one of his diplomatic missions. In return, the Berzeti joined the Enchelei.
When he died and his followers help elevate him to godhood, The Notes of Naum became the primary holy text of the sect. Now, the sect is worshipped throughout the Empire of Makhaira and in some places in the Old Empire.