Macarius of Alexandria

297 - 395

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Saint Macarius of Alexandria (died 395) was a monk in the Nitrian Desert. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Macarius of Alexandria has received more than 40,440 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Macarius of Alexandria is the 1,487th most popular religious figure, the 347th most popular biography from Egypt and the 39th most popular Egyptian Religious Figure.

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Among religious figures, Macarius of Alexandria ranks 1,487 out of 2,272Before him are Charles Fox Parham, Tlacaelel, Fernando Filoni, Gustav Trolle, Enrico Dante, and Dominik Duka. After him are Alfredo Ildefonso Schuster, Alberic of Cîteaux, António de Andrade, Santos Abril y Castelló, Joseph Butler, and Adolf Bertram.

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Among people born in 297, Macarius of Alexandria ranks 1 Among people deceased in 395, Macarius of Alexandria ranks 6Before him are Theodosius I, Gregory of Nyssa, Ammianus Marcellinus, Ausonius, and Rufinus.

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Macarius of Alexandria ranks 347 out of 520Before him are Mohammed Hussein Heikal (1888), Sayed Darwish (1892), C. S. Forester (1899), Ekmeleddin İhsanoğlu (1943), Neferkaure (-2150), and Pope Demetrius I of Alexandria (200). After him are Haim Saban (1944), Zein Al-Sharaf Talal (1916), Al-Zafir (1133), Syrianus (400), Al-Amir bi-Ahkam Allah (1096), and Sameera Moussa (1917).


Among religious figures born in Egypt, Macarius of Alexandria ranks 39Before him are Shenoute (348), Barsanuphius (401), Anatolius of Constantinople (301), Pope Avilius of Alexandria (100), Pope Cyril VI of Alexandria (1902), and Pope Demetrius I of Alexandria (200). After him are Antonios Naguib (1935), Peter III of Alexandria (500), Nerses Bedros XIX Tarmouni (1940), Stéphanos II Ghattas (1920), Pope Theonas of Alexandria (300), and Pope Timothy I of Alexandria (350).