Aba of Nineveh - ܐܒܐ(between 585 - 590)   saint

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Identity

Abā was a Bishop of Nineveh who was martyred under shah Shapur II.

Names: ܐܒܐAba of NinevehAbaĀBĀI1 Abā, Bishop of Ninevah


Sex: male1


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Dates

  • Floruit: 585-5901

Event

  • The saint is venerated on 17 December, East Syrians. ()1

Sources

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  • 1 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques ( Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004) http://syriaca.org/bibl/650, entry: 3.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 3 Jean Maurice Fiey, " Autour de la biographie de Rabban Bar 'Eta," L'Orient Syrien vol. 11 ( 1966), : 10-14.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 4 Enciclopedia dei santi: le chiese orientali [= Bibliotheca sanctorum orientalium] ( Roma: Città nuova, 1998), : I, 4-5.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
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How to Cite This Entry

Jeanne-Nicole Saint-Laurent et al., “ Aba of Nineveh — ܐܒܐ ” in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/1094.

Bibliography:

Saint-Laurent, Jeanne-Nicole et al., “ Aba of Nineveh — ܐܒܐ .” In Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints, edited by Jeanne-Nicole Saint-Laurent and David A. Michelson. Vol. 1 of Gateway to the Syriac Saints, edited by Jeanne-Nicole Saint-Laurent et al.. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published August 17, 2016. http://syriaca.org/person/1094.

About this Entry

Entry Title: Aba of Nineveh — ܐܒܐ

Publication Date: August 17, 2016

Authorial and Editorial Responsibility:

  • David A. Michelson, general editor, Syriaca.org: The Syriac Reference Portal
  • Jeanne-Nicole Saint-Laurent and David A. Michelson, editors, Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints
  • Saint-Laurent, Jeanne-Nicole and David A. Michelson, entry contributors, “ Aba of Nineveh — ܐܒܐ

Additional Credit:

  • Editing, proofreading, data entry and revision by Jeanne-Nicole Saint-Laurent
  • Data architecture and encoding by David A. Michelson
  • Editing, Syriac data conversion, data entry, and reconciling by Adam P. Kane
  • Editing and Syriac data proofreading by Aram Bar Schabo
  • Entries adapted from the work of J. M. Fiey
  • Entries adapted from the work of Ugo Zanetti
  • Entries adapted from the work of Claude Detienne

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