AFTHIMI AL-MISRI

Afthimi was a monk at the monastery of Saint Catherine on Mount Sinai, who on 10 January 1242 completed his copy of a Byzantine in Arabic ( Arabic 180, 137 fols.). He was a Melchite from Cairo, as is indicated by his nisbah (place of origin).

  • Atiya, A. S., and J. N. Youssef. Raisonné of the Mount Arabic Manuscripts (in Arabic), pp. 290-95, 358. Alexandria, 1970.

KHALIL SAMIR, S. J.