Abai of Hah - [ Syriac Not Available ] (sometime between 400 - 500)

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Identity

In hagiography: Abai of Ḥaḥ was a monk, miracle-worker, and disciple of Simeon of Qartmin. He became abbot of Qartmin and helped to end a plague through his prayers.

Names:

  • Abai of Hah
  • Abai of Hah
  • ĀBĀİ de ḤĀḤ1
  • ĀBĀÏ DE ḤĀḤ

Sex: male1


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Dates

  • Floruit: 400-5001

Event

  • The saint is venerated on 11/18/2014. 1

Note

He is commemorated on the 18 of November in the martyrlogy of Rabban Saliba.

Works Cited

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  • 1 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques (Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004), entry: 5.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 4 Paul Peeters, "Le martyrologe de Rabban Ṣalība." Analecta Bollandiana vol. 27 (1908)., : 168.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Archive.org Bibliographic record
  • 5 Andrew Palmer, Monk and Mason on the Tigris Frontier (Cambridge, Massachusetts ; London, England: Cambridge University Press, 1990)., : 78-79, 196.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Archive.org Bibliographic record
  • 6 Pontificia Università lateranense and Istituto Giovanni XXIII, Bibliotheca sanctorum (Roma: Istituto Giovanni XXIII nella Pontificia Università lateranense, 1961-1970)., : I, 12.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., “Abai of Hah” in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/1095.

Bibliography:

Jeanne-Nicole Saint-Laurent et al., “Abai of Hah.” 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/1095.

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Entry Title: Abai of Hah

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