Abu Salih Yu’annis (Late 10th Or Early 11th C.)

ABU SALIH YU’ANNIS (late 10th or early 11th c.) A Canonist. Abu Salih Yu’annis (or Yunis) ibn ‘Abdallah prepared a collection of canon law (in 48 headings) by gathering materials from (probably) Coptic sources and translating them into Arabic. This work was incorporated into the canonical compendium of the monk Maqara (active before 1350), who …

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