Abāmūn Of Tūkh, Saint

ABĀMŪN OF TŪKH, SAINT A martyr known only from the brief note dedicated to him by MĪKHĀ’ĪL, bishop of Atrīb and Malīj, around 1240, in the Copto-Arabic SYNAXARION (feast day: 13 Abīb). He was from Tūkh in the diocese of Banā, known today as Abūsīr Banā (cf. E. AMÉLINEAU, 1893, pp. 84-85), a town situated …

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