File(s) not publicly available

E07015: Coptic Encomion on *John Kolobos (John 'the Little', or 'the Dwarf', ascetic of Sketis and monastic founder, S02671), attributed to Zacharias of Xois (Skhoou), written in the early 8th century. Skeleton entry

online resource
posted on 29.10.2018, 00:00 by gschenke
We have not examined this text.

History

Evidence ID

E07015

Saint Name

John Kolobos (John the Little, or John the Dwarf), from the area around Oxyrhynchos, ascetic of Sketis and monastic founder : S02671

Type of Evidence

Literary - Hagiographical - Lives Literary - Sermons/Homilies

Language

Coptic

Evidence not before

700

Evidence not after

750

Activity not before

339

Activity not after

750

Place of Evidence - Region

Egypt and Cyrenaica

Place of Evidence - City, village, etc

Xois (Skhoou)

Place of evidence - City name in other Language(s)

Xois (Skhoou) Hermopolis ϣⲙⲟⲩⲛ Ashmunein Hermopolis

Cult activities - Non Liturgical Practices and Customs

Composing and translating saint-related texts

Source

For details see T. Orlandi, Corpus dei Manoscritti Copti Letterari online at http://www.cmcl.it/entrata.html/

Bibliography

Mentioned in: 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. 97.

Usage metrics

Categories

Keywords

Licence

Exports