Sāwīrus ibn al-Muqaffaʻ, Bishop of el-Ashmunein, active 955-987. Taʼrīkh baṭārikat al-Kanīsah al-Miṣrīyah Copts Coptic Church Alexandria (Egypt) Historians History History of the Patriarchs Authors Authorship Coptic literature Coptic language Arabic literature Translators Patriarchs and patriarchate Sāwīrus ibn al-Muqaffa, Bishop of el-Ashmunein, fl. 955-987 Biographies Deacons Scholars Manuscripts Coptic language - Bohairic dialect Cyril, of Alexandria, Saint, ca. 370-444 Monks Bishops Cairo (Egypt) Politics
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