Jirjis Ibn Al-‘Amid Al-Makin (Late 14th C.)

JIRJIS IBN AL-‘AMID AL-MAKIN (late 14th c.) A Priest, theologian, encyclopedist. Sometimes referred to as “al-Makin the Younger” in order to distinguish him from the 13th-century historian of the same name, Jirjis was a physician from a well-connected Coptic family who later became a monk. He is best known as the author of a theological …

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