Al-Qifti

Fiqtor – Ethiopian Prelates

ETHIOPIAN PRELATES: FIQTOR (fl. second half eleventh century) Fiqtor (Victor; Arabic, Buqtur) is the first metropolitan bishop mentioned in the History of the Patriarchs after Dan’el, who had been consecrated near the end of the tenth century, thus indicating a hiatus in the succession. According to the above-mentioned History, Fiqtor was bishop of the Ethiopian …

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