Theophilus - ܬܐܘܦܝܠܐ (sometime between 275 - 375)


The author of a hagiography about the martyr Habib.


  • ܬܐܘܦܝܠܐ1
  • Theophilus
  • Theophilos
  • Théophile1

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  • Floruit: early 4th century

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  • 1 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 7.Link to Bibliographic Record
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Theophilos - ܬܐܘܦܝܠܘܣ(Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint) Names: TēʾōpīlōsTēʾōpīlōsThéophile Theophilos is commemorated in Theophilus and Mary text a work surviving in at least 2 manuscripts including ms London British Library Add 7190...URI:
Pamphilus - ܦܡܦܝܠܘܣ(Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint) Names: PampīlōsPampīlōsPamphile Pamphilus is commemorated along with Vales Seleucus Paul Porphyry Theophilus Julianus and One Egyptian in Pamphilus Vales Seleucus Paulus Porphyrius Theophilus Julianus and...URI:
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Nathan P. Gibson, “Theophilus — ܬܐܘܦܝܠܐ ” in last modified August 17, 2016,


Nathan P. Gibson, “Theophilus — ܬܐܘܦܝܠܐ .” In , edited by David A. Michelson., edited by David A. Michelson., 2016-. Entry published August 17, 2016.

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