Macarius of Alexandria - ܡܩܪܝܣ (d. 408) This page is an entry in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints



  • ܡܩܪܝܣ1
  • Macarius of Alexandria
  • Anba Macarius
  • Macaire d’Alexandrie1
  • Macaire l’Alexandrin1
  • Macarius
  • Macarius the Alexandrian
  • Māqārīs
  • Māqārīs1
  • Makarios4

Sex: male2

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  • Death: 4082

Works Cited

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  • 1 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 1397, 2015, 203, 438, 439, 1460, 1917, 202, 437.Link to Bibliographic Record.
  • 2 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques (Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004), entry: 279.Link to Bibliographic Record.
  • 3 Pontificia Università lateranense and Istituto Giovanni XXIII, Bibliotheca sanctorum (Roma: Istituto Giovanni XXIII nella Pontificia Università lateranense, 1961-1970)., : VIII, 410-17.Link to Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 4 Anton Baumstark, Geschichte der syrischen Literatur mit Ausschluß der christlich-palästinensischen Texte (Bonn: A. Marcus und E. Webers Verlag Dr. jur. Albert Ahn, 1922), pp: 85-86.Link to Bibliographic Record.Link to Bibliographic record
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Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Macarius of Alexandria — ܡܩܪܝܣ ” in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints last modified August 17, 2016,


Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Macarius of Alexandria — ܡܩܪܝܣ .” In Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints, edited by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent and David A. Michelson. Vol. 1 of The Syriac Biographical Dictionary, edited by David A. Michelson., 2016-. Entry published August 17, 2016.

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Entry Title: Macarius of Alexandria — ܡܩܪܝܣ

Additional Credit:

  • Data from Macuch, Abuna, De Urbina, Duval, Assemani (vols. 1-2), Chabot, Wright, and Brock collected, verified, reconciled, and entered by Kristian Heal
  • German data entry by Samer Khader
  • Editing, proofreading, data entry and revision by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent
  • Data architecture and encoding by David A. Michelson
  • Editing, Syriac data conversion, data entry, and reconciling by Adam P. Kane
  • Editing and Syriac data proofreading by Aram Bar Schabo
  • Entries adapted from the work of Jean Maurice Fiey
  • Entries adapted from the work of Ugo Zanetti
  • Entries adapted from the work of Claude Detienne

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