Index of Places

Listings of places registered in the Syriac Gazetteer.

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    ʿAbdāsi (diocese) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: Abdāsi‘AbdāsiA diocese of the Church of the East in southeastern Iraq, whose bishop was a suffragan of the Metropolitan of Beth Aramaye.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/660
    Acre (settlement) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: AkkoAn ancient port on the coast of Phoenice, and the last Crusader foothold in the Levant.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/14
    Adana (settlement) - ܐܛܢܗA city on the Seyhan River in south-eastern Anatolia, near the Mediterranean coast.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/15
    ʿAdasiyya (settlement) - ܥܕܣܝܗ Names: Adasiyya‘AdasiyyaA village near Jerusalem .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/1492
    Adharbayjān (region) - ܐܕܪܒܝܓܐܢ Names: AzerbaijanAzerbayjanA region west of the Caspian Sea, encompassing the modern country of Azerbaijan and the provinces of northwest Iran.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/5
    Adiabene (region) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: ḤadyabErbilḤazzā"Classical Adiabene Syriac Ḥadyāb refers to the region between the Upper and Lower Zab rivers from the Tigris in the west to Mt..."URI: http://syriaca.org/place/993
    Aegeae (settlement) - [Syriac Not Available]An ancient and medieval port on the coast of Cilicia.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/16
    Aegyptus (province) - ܡܨܪܝܢ Names: EgyptThe Roman province of EgyptURI: http://syriaca.org/place/7
    Afghanistan (region) - ܐܦܓܐܢܣܬܐܢ Names: ΑfghanistanA region of Central Asia .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/1523
    ʿAintab (settlement) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: GaziantepAintab‘AintabQala RumaytaQal‘a RumaytaA city north of Aleppo and southwest of Qalʿa Rumayta .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/222
    Akhlat (settlement) - ܟܠܐܛ Names: KhilatKhalāṭḤalāṭAḥlāṭA town on the northwestern coast of Lake Van in eastern Anatolia.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/17
    Aleppo (settlement) - ܚܠܒ Names: Beroea"City in northern Syria and an important center of Christianity in the Middle East today as the seat of a total of nine bishoprics."URI: http://syriaca.org/place/18
    Ālīn (settlement) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: Ṭur AbdinṬur ‘AbdinA village in Ṭur ʿAbdin .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/536
    Alqosh (settlement) - ܐܠܩܘܫ Names: Alqōsh"Town 40 km. north of Mosul in Iraq."URI: http://syriaca.org/place/19
    ʿĀlyābād (settlement) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: ʿĀlyābād (ii)Ālyābād‘ĀlyābādĀlyābād (ii)‘Ālyābād (ii)URI: http://syriaca.org/place/945
    ʿĀlyābād (settlement) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: ʿĀlyābād (i)Ālyābād‘ĀlyābādĀlyābād (i)‘Ālyābād (i)URI: http://syriaca.org/place/944
    ʿAmadiyya (diocese) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: ʿAmādīyāAmadiyya‘AmadiyyaAmādīyā‘AmādīyāURI: http://syriaca.org/place/2263
    ʿAmadiyya (region) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: ʿAmādīyāAmadiyya‘AmadiyyaAmādīyā‘AmādīyāURI: http://syriaca.org/place/703
    ʿAmadiyya (settlement) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: ʿAmādīyāAmadiyya‘AmadiyyaAmādīyā‘AmādīyāA town in the mountains of northern Iraq, east of the Tigris.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/20
    America (state) - ܐܡܪܝܟܐ Names: United StatesThe United States of America, a country in North America.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/573
    Amid (diocese) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: ĀmidʻAmed’Jerusalem and ĀmidURI: http://syriaca.org/place/2254
    Amida (settlement) - ܐܡܝܕ Names: AmidDiyarbakırOmidDiyarbakirĀmidDiyārbakr"City in upper Mesopotamia."URI: http://syriaca.org/place/8
    Amman (settlement) - [Syriac Not Available]An ancient town east of the Jordan River, now the capital of Jordan.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/22
    ʿĀmūda (settlement) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: Āmūda‘ĀmūdaA town west of Qamishli with a Syriac Orthodox school.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/664
    Amyūn (settlement) - [Syriac Not Available]"The town of Amyūn is situated 20 km south of Tripoli Northern Lebanon on the road between Chekka and Kousba built on a..."URI: http://syriaca.org/place/269
    Anab (settlement) - ܐܢܒ Names: BanebA village northwest of Aleppo .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/1515
    ʿĀnah (settlement) - ܥܐܢܐ Names: Ānah‘ĀnahĀnāt‘ĀnātURI: http://syriaca.org/place/429
    ʿĀnāt (settlement) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: Ānāt‘ĀnātĀnah‘ĀnahA village in the region of Amida .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/665
    Anatolia (region) - ܐܢܐܛܘܠ Names: Asia MinorThe peninsula constituting the westernmost portion of Asia.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/504
    Ancient Near East (region) - [Syriac Not Available]The region comprising the Fertile Crescent, Egypt, and Anatolia.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/575
    Ancyra (settlement) - ܐܢܩܘܪܐ Names: AnkyraAnkaraA city of central Anatolia .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/494
    Anḥil (settlement) - ܐܢܚܠ Names: AnhilAnḥelEnḥelṬur AbdinṬur ‘AbdinA village in Ṭur ʿAbdin .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/24
    Anṣanā (settlement) - ܐܢܨܢܐ Names: AusanaThe seat of a bishop named Theodore whose biography, no longer extant, was ascribed to Zacharias Rhetor .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/1479
    Antaradus (settlement) - ܐܢܛܐܪܐܕܘܣ Names: AntaracusA port city in Syria, modern Ṭarṭūs.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/1471
    Antioch (settlement) - ܐܢܛܝܘܟܝܐ Names: Antakya"City in the historical region of Syria (today in Turkey)."URI: http://syriaca.org/place/10
    Antioch (region) - ܐܢܛܝܘܟܝܐThe region around the city of Antioch .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/995
    Apamea (settlement) - ܐܘܦܡܝܐ Names: Qalʿat al-MadīqQalat al-MadīqQal‘at al-Madīq"One of the earliest Hellenistic city foundations in Syria Apamea situated on the Orontes ca 90 km south of Antioch from the 2nd..."URI: http://syriaca.org/place/11
    ʿAqra (settlement) - ܥܩܪ Names: ʿAqrʿAqr al-ḤumaydiyyaʿAqrāʿEqrāAqra‘AqraAqr‘AqrAqr al-Ḥumaydiyya‘Aqr al-ḤumaydiyyaAqrā‘AqrāEqrā‘EqrāA town east of the Tigris and north of the Great Zab in northern Iraq.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/25
    ʿArabān (settlement) - ܥܪܒܐܢ Names: ʿArbānArabān‘ArabānArbān‘ArbānURI: http://syriaca.org/place/430
    Arabia (province) - ܐܬܪ̈ܘܬܐ ܕܥܪ̈ܒܝܐA Roman province including the Sinai peninsula and Roman territory east of the Jordan River.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/12
    Arak (settlement) - ܐܪܟA village on the desert road between Palmyra and Sukhna .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/515
    ʿArban (settlement) - ܥܪܒܐܢ Names: Arban‘ArbanṬur AbdinṬur ‘AbdinA village in Ṭur ʿAbdin .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/544
    Arbela (settlement) - ܐܪܒܝܠ Names: ErbilArbil"Capital of modern Kurdistan, in eastern Iraq."URI: http://syriaca.org/place/13
    Arbo (settlement) - ܐܪܒܘ Names: Ṭur AbdinṬur ‘AbdinA village in Ṭur ʿAbdin .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/540
    ʿArdnas (settlement) - ܥܪܢܐܣ Names: ArnasUrnusArdnas‘ArdnasṬur AbdinṬur ‘AbdinA village in Ṭur ʿAbdin northeast of Midyat .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/242
    Arethusa (settlement) - [Syriac Not Available]A Hellenistic city near Apamea, now called al-Rastan.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/27
    Arkaḥ (settlement) - ܐܪܟܚ Names: Ṭur AbdinṬur ‘AbdinA village in Ṭur ʿAbdin .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/559
    Armenia (region) - ܐܪܡܢܝܐA mountainous region between the Caspian Sea and eastern Anatolia, south of Georgia and north of Kurdistan.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/576
    Arsanias (river) - [Syriac Not Available]A river of eastern Anatolia which flows from north of Lake Van into the Euphrates above Melitene.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/28
    Arzanene (region) - [Syriac Not Available]A region west and a bit south of Lake Van .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/673
    Arzni (settlement) - [Syriac Not Available]An Assyrian settlement north of Erevan in the province of Kotayk' in ArmeniaURI: http://syriaca.org/place/2555
    Ashitha (settlement) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: ĀshīṯāA city in the Hakkari mountains.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/255
    ʿAshqūt (settlement) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: Ashqūt‘AshqūtA village in Lebanon.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/675
    ʿAṭshaneh (settlement) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: Aṭshaneh‘AṭshanehA town with a Syriac Orthodox seminary.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/678
    ʿAyna d-Alile (settlement) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: ʿAïna d'AlīleAyna d-Alile‘Ayna d-AlileAïna d'Alīle‘Aïna d'AlīleURI: http://syriaca.org/place/936
    ʿAyna d-Nune (settlement) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: ʿAïnā d'NūneAyna d-Nune‘Ayna d-NuneAïnā d'Nūne‘Aïnā d'NūneURI: http://syriaca.org/place/937
    ʿAyn al-Tamr (settlement) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: Ayn al-Tamr‘Ayn al-TamrA village near Ḥirta .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/682
    ʿAyna Srīṯā (settlement) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: ʿAïnā SrīṯāAyna Srīṯā‘Ayna SrīṯāAïnā Srīṯā‘Aïnā SrīṯāURI: http://syriaca.org/place/938
    ʿAyn Barqe (settlement) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: ʿAïn BarqeAyn Barqe‘Ayn BarqeAïn Barqe‘Aïn BarqeURI: http://syriaca.org/place/939
    ʿAyn Dāre (settlement) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: ʿAïn DāreAyn Dāre‘Ayn DāreAïn Dāre‘Aïn DāreURI: http://syriaca.org/place/940
    ʿAyn Dulba (settlement) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: Ayn Dulba‘Ayn DulbaMaaltaMa‘altaA village near Maʿalta in Mesopotamia.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/681
    ʿAynkawa (settlement) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: ʿAïnqāwāʿAmkābāAynkawa‘AynkawaAïnqāwā‘AïnqāwāAmkābā‘AmkābāA town northeast of Arbela .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/261
    ʿAynkawa (diocese) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: ʿAïnqāwāʻHancava’Aynkawa‘AynkawaAïnqāwā‘AïnqāwāURI: http://syriaca.org/place/2261
    ʿAyn Sifni (settlement) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: ʿAïn SifniAyn Sifni‘Ayn SifniAïn Sifni‘Aïn SifniURI: http://syriaca.org/place/941
    ʿAyn Tannūr (diocese) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: ʿAïn TannūrʻHain and Tannur’Ayn Tannūr‘Ayn TannūrAïn Tannūr‘Aïn TannūrURI: http://syriaca.org/place/2262
    ʿAyn Tannūr (settlement) - [Syriac Not Available] Names: Ali PınarʿAïn TannūrAbū GharbūʿaAli PunarAyn Tannūr‘Ayn TannūrAïn Tannūr‘Aïn TannūrAbū GharbūaAbū Gharbū‘aA village near Amid .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/683
    ʿAynwardo (settlement) - ܥܝܢܘܪܕܐ Names: ʿAynwardAynwardo‘AynwardoAynward‘AynwardṬur AbdinṬur ‘AbdinA village in Ṭur ʿAbdin .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/29
    ʿAyn Zarba (settlement) - ܥܝܢ ܙܪܒܐ Names: AnazarbosAnazarbaAnāzarbaAnāzūraAyn Zarba‘Ayn ZarbaA city in Cilicia, a provincial capital of the Roman Empire and for a time the capital of the Armenian Kingdom of Cilicia.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/9