Xenophon - ܟܣܢܐܦܘܢ

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Identity

Xenophon was a noble husband and father living in Constantinople. This Byzantine Greek tradition was imported into the Syriac world. His wife Mary and sons John and Arcadius are also venerated for their holiness. Xenophon and Mary lived as a continent married couple and instructed their sons to support the poor and the monks.1

Names:

  • ܟܣܢܐܦܘܢ1
  • Xenophon
  • Ksenāpōn
  • Xenophon1
  • Xénophon1



Works Cited

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  • 1 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 1380, 1920.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
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Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Xenophon — ܟܣܢܐܦܘܢ ” in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/2151.

Bibliography:

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Xenophon — ܟܣܢܐܦܘܢ .” In Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints, edited by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent and David A. Michelson. Vol. 1 of Gateway to the Syriac Saints, edited by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al.. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published August 17, 2016. http://syriaca.org/person/2151.

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Entry Title: Xenophon — ܟܣܢܐܦܘܢ

Additional Credit:

  • 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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