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Eyyūb of Bēth Man’em
(358 words)

Life of Simeon of the Olives

Date of Birth: Mid-7th century

Place of Birth: Bēth Man’em, south-east of Midyat in Ṭūr 'Abdīn

Date of Death: Mid-8th century

Place of Death: Unknown


A few biographical details about Eyyūbare given in his Life of Simeon of the Olives. There it is related that his family, among whomwere many scribes, came originally from Ḥabsenus, but because of local disturbances and also in order to b…

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Palmer and Jack Tannous, Andrew Nicholas, “Eyyūb of Bēth Man’em”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 22 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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