Shimun (disambiguation)

Shimun (Syriac alphabet: ܫܡܥܘܢ), also transliterated as Shemʿon[1] or Shimon[2] is the form of Simon used in Classical Syriac and other Aramaic languages.

Mar Shimun may refer to any of the following Patriarchs of the Church of the East or Patriarchs of the Chaldean Catholic Patriarchs of Babylon:

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  1. ^ Rompay, Lucas Van. "Shemʿon bar Ṣabbaʿe". Retrieved 12 June 2021.
  2. ^ Mar Abimalek Timotheus: A Biography. Mar Timotheus Memorial Orphanage. 1975. p. 282.