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Saint NameShenoute, abbot of the White Monastery near Akhmim/Panopolis (Upper Egypt), ob. c. 465. : S00688
Type of EvidenceLiterary - Sermons/Homilies
Evidence not before626
Evidence not after665
Activity not before350
Activity not after665
Place of Evidence - RegionEgypt and Cyrenaica
Place of Evidence - City, village, etcAlexandria
Place of evidence - City name in other Language(s)Alexandria
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.S. Bagnall (ed.), Egypt in the Byzantine World, 300–700 (Cambridge, 2007), 83–102, p. 96.