ʿAbda - ܥܒܕܐ (d. 420)

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Identity

ʿAbdā was Bishop of Hormizd Ardashir who was martyred during the reign of Yazdegerd I with Afrēm, Jacob, Papa, another Papa, Daduq, and Durtan the learned.

Names:

  • ܥܒܕܐ1
  • ʿAbda
  • Abda1
  • ABDA ('AWDA),2
  • Mar Abda15
  • ʿAbdā
  • ʿAḇdā1

Sex: male2

Martyr

  • Martyr 2

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Dates

  • Death: 4202

Event

  • The saint is venerated on Mar 31 (East Syrian). 2

Works Cited

Any information without attribution has been created following the Syriaca.org editorial guidelines.

  • 1 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 120.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 2 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques (Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004), entry: 7.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 3 Paul Bedjan (ed.), Acta martyrum et sanctorum (Parisiis; Lipsiae: Harrasssowitz, 1890)., : II, 250-53 (fragment) and introduction, IX n° 3.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 4 Paul Peeters and Société de Bollandistes, Bibliotheca hagiographica orientalis (1910)., : 6.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Archive.org Bibliographic recordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 5 Addai Scher, Kitāb ašhar šuhadā' al-mašriq (Vies des saints martyrs d'Orient (Mossoul, 1900)., : II, 297-300.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 6 Bishop of Cyrrhus Theodoret and Léon Parmentier, Theodoret Kirchengeschichte (Leipzig: J.C. Hinrichs, 1911)., line: xxxix.1-11, page: 342-44. ( 1911) Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Archive.org Bibliographic record
  • 7 Georg Hoffmann, Auszüge aus syrischen Akten persischer Märtyrer (Leipzig: Brockhaus, 1880)., : 34-35.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 8 Alfred Baudrillart et al., Dictionnaire d'histoire et de géographie ecclésiastiques (Paris: Letouzey et Ané, 1912)., : I, col. 61-62, s.v. 1. Abdas.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 9 Pontificia Università lateranense and Istituto Giovanni XXIII, Bibliotheca sanctorum (Roma: Istituto Giovanni XXIII nella Pontificia Università lateranense, 1961-1970)., : I, 40-42.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 10 Paul Peeters and Société de Bollandistes, Bibliotheca hagiographica orientalis (1910)., : 7. Note: East Syrian commemoration on the 31 of March or the 5 of September. Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Archive.org Bibliographic recordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 11 P Peeters, "Une passion arménienne des saints Hormisdas, Abdas, Sahin et Benjamin." Analecta Bollandiana vol. 28 (1909)., : 399-415.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 12 Florence Jullien, "La Passion syriaque de Mār ‘Abdā." in Rika Gyselen and C Jullien (eds.), Rabā lʻalmīn = "Maître pour l'éternité": florilège offert à Philippe Gignoux pour son 80e anniversaire (Paris: Association pour l'Avancement des Études Iraniennes, 2011).Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 13 Sebastian P. Brock and Susan Ashbrook Harvey, Holy women of the Syrian Orient (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1987).Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 14 Lucas van Rompay, "Impetuous Martyrs? The Situation of the Persian Christians in the Last Years of Yazdgard I (419–420)." in Mathijs Lamberigts and Peter van Deun (eds.), Martyrium in Multidisciplinary Perspective: Memorial Louis Reekmans, Bibliotheca Ephemeridum Theologicarum Lovaniensium, vol. 117 (Leuven: University Press, 1995)Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 15 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity (The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013), entry: Mar Abda.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record

How to Cite This Entry

Jeanne-Nicole Saint-Laurent et al., “ʿAbda — ܥܒܕܐ ” in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/1097.

Bibliography:

Jeanne-Nicole Saint-Laurent et al., “ʿAbda — ܥܒܕܐ .” 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/1097.

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Entry Title: ʿAbda — ܥܒܕܐ

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  • David A. Michelson, general editor, Syriaca.org: The Syriac Reference Portal
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  • Entries adapted from the work of Ugo Zanetti
  • Entries adapted from the work of Claude Detienne

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