ʿAqebshma - [ Syriac Not Available ] (d. 379)

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Identity

In hagiography: ʿAqewshma was a bishop from the region of Adiabene who was martyred during the persecution of Shapur II and buried by an Armenian princess.

Names:

  • ʿAqebshma
  • ܥܩܒܫܡܐ2
  • Acepsimas2
  • Aqebshmā
  • AQEWŜMA1
  • ʿAcepsimas
  • ʿAqeḇšmā2

Sex: male1

Martyr

  • Martyr 1, 2

Description

    In hagiography: ʿAqebshma is a martyr from Persia who was killed with Joseph and Ithalaha. 2

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Dates

  • Death: 3791

Event

  • The saint is venerated on martyred under Shapur II. 1

Works Cited

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  • 1 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques (Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004), entry: 49.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 2 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 64.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 3 Paul Bedjan (ed.), Acta martyrum et sanctorum (Parisiis; Lipsiae: Harrasssowitz, 1890)., : II, 351-96.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)., : 22.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)., : I, 371-91.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 6 F. LaGrange, Actes Des Martyrs d'Orient (1852)., : 127-51.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Archive.org Bibliographic record
  • 7 Henri Leclercq, Les martyrs; recuiel de pièces sur les martyrs depuis les origines du christianisme jusqu'au XXe siècle; (Paris: H. Oudin, 1902)., : III, 223-45.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 8 "Les Versions grecques des actes des martyrs persans sous Sapor II. Textes grecs et traductions publiés par H. Delehaye." Hippolyte Delehaye (ed.), Patrologia Orientalis II (1905)., : 478-517, Note: Greek version of the Acts .Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 9 Alfred Baudrillart et al., Dictionnaire d'histoire et de géographie ecclésiastiques (Paris: Letouzey et Ané, 1912)., : I, col. 288-89, avec references.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic Record
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How to Cite This Entry

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “ʿAqebshma — ܥܩܒܫܡܐ ” in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/1135.

Bibliography:

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “ʿAqebshma — ܥܩܒܫܡܐ .” In Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints, edited by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent and David A. Michelson. Vol. 1 of The Syriac Biographical Dictionary, edited by David A. Michelson. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published August 17, 2016. http://syriaca.org/person/1135.

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Entry Title: ʿAqebshma — ܥܩܒܫܡܐ

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  • David A. Michelson, general editor, Syriaca.org: The Syriac Reference Portal
  • Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent and David A. Michelson, editors, Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints
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  • 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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