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Saint NameGeorge, soldier and martyr : S00259
Type of EvidenceLiterary - Hagiographical - Lives
Literary - Hagiographical - Accounts of martyrdom
Evidence not before580
Evidence not after640
Activity not before306
Activity not after640
Place of Evidence - RegionEgypt and Cyrenaica
Place of Evidence - City, village, etcAssiut
Place of evidence - City name in other Language(s)Assiut
Cult activities - Non Liturgical Practices and CustomsComposing and translating saint-related texts
SourceFor details see T. Orlandi, Corpus dei Manoscritti Copti Letterari online at
Emmel, S., "Coptic literature in the Byzantine and early Islamic world," in: R. Bagnall (ed.), Egypt in the Byzantine World, 300–700 (Cambridge, 2007), 83–102, p. 95.