Ephrem the Scribe - ܐܦܪܝܡ (d. 420)

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Identity

Afrēm was a Persian Martyr and scribe martyred under shah Yazdegerd with companions 'Abda, Jacob, Papa the deacon, Daduq and Durtan the learned.

Names:

  • ܐܦܪܝܡ1
  • Abda
  • ABDA ('AWDA),2
  • Afrēm
  • Ephrem the Scribe
  • Éphrem1
  • ʾAfrēm1

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

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  • 1 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 120.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.
  • 2 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques (Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004), entry: 7.Link to The Srophe web application 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 The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 4 Paul Peeters and Société de Bollandistes, Bibliotheca hagiographica orientalis (1910)., : 6.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link 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 The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 6 Bishop of Cyrrhus Theodoret and Léon Parmentier, Theodoret Kirchengeschichte (Leipzig: J.C. Hinrichs, 1911)., : xxxix.1-11, : 342-44. ( 1911) Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link 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 The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link 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 The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link 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 The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link 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 The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link 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 The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
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How to Cite This Entry

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Ephrem the Scribe — ܐܦܪܝܡ ” in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/1098.

Bibliography:

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Ephrem the Scribe — ܐܦܪܝܡ .” In Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints, edited by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent and David A. Michelson. Vol. 1 of Gateway to the Syriac Saints, edited by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al.. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published August 17, 2016. http://syriaca.org/person/1098.

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Entry Title: Ephrem the Scribe — ܐܦܪܝܡ

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  • Editing, proofreading, data entry and revision by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent
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  • 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 Jean Maurice Fiey
  • Entries adapted from the work of Ugo Zanetti
  • Entries adapted from the work of Claude Detienne

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