ʿAbdon - [ Syriac Not Available ] (d. 297) saint
In hagiography: In hagiography: ʿAbdon and Sennen were two Persian twins martyred in Rome. Their story was contained in the martyrology of Bishop Polychrone, a bishop of Babylon. They do not figure in Syriac hagiography, but in the Latin tradition they are called Ciccensis adiabenicis victis.
Names: ʿAbdonABDON et SENNEN1 ʿAbdon
- Martyr 1
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- 1 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques ( Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004) http://syriaca.org/bibl/650, entry: 11.
- 4 Jean Maurice Fiey, " Autour de la biographie de Rabban Bar 'Eta," L'Orient Syrien vol. 11 ( 1966), : 137-45. ( 1966) Note: For Latin references, please see: .
- 5 Pontificia Università lateranense and Istituto Giovanni XXIII, Bibliotheca sanctorum ( Roma: Istituto Giovanni XXIII nella Pontificia Università lateranense, 1961-1970), : I, 50-57.
How to Cite This Entry
Bibliography:Saint-Laurent, Jeanne-Nicole et al., “ ʿAbdon.” 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/1103.
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Entry Title: ʿAbdon
Publication Date: August 17, 2016
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