David of Germanicea - ܕܘܝܕ ܕܓܪܡܐܢܝܩܝ (sometime between 700 - 800)

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  • ܕܘܝܕ ܕܓܪܡܐܢܝܩܝ
  • ܕܘܝܕ ܐܦܝܣܩܘܦܐ ܕܓܪܡܐܢܝܩܝ3
  • ܕܰܘܝܕ ܐܶܦܝܣܩܘܦܳܐ ܕܓܰܪܡܰܐܢܝܩܝ3
  • داود اسقف مرعش2
  • David of Germanicea
  • David, bishop of Mar‛ash1
  • Dawid of Germanicea


  • Bishop of Mar‛ash 1

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  • Floruit: 8th century1

Works Cited

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  • 1 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, The Scattered Pearls: A History of Syriac Literature and Sciences, trans. Matti Moosa, 2nd rev. ed. (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2003), entry: 113, pp: 352.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 2 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, al-Luʼluʼ al-manthūr fī tārīkh al-ʻulūm wa-al-ādāb al-Suryāniyyah, 4th ed. (Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1987), pp: 307.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 3 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, Berule bdire d-ʿal yulpone suryoye hdire, trans. Philoxenos Yuḥanon Dolabani, 2nd ed. (Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1991), pp: 334.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
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  Has relation to place (2)
Marʿash (settlement) - ܡܪܥܫ Names: GermaniceaGermaniciaKahramanmaraşMarashMar‘ashAyn Zarba‘Ayn ZarbaAintab‘AintabA city near the Pyramos river northeast of ʿAyn Zarba and northwest of ʿAintab .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/89

How to Cite This Entry

James E. Walters et al., “David of Germanicea — ܕܘܝܕ ܕܓܪܡܐܢܝܩܝ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/117.


James E. Walters et al., “David of Germanicea — ܕܘܝܕ ܕܓܪܡܐܢܝܩܝ .” In A Guide to Syriac Authors, edited by David A. Michelson and Nathan P. Gibson. Vol. 2 of The Syriac Biographical Dictionary, edited by David A. Michelson. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published August 17, 2016. http://syriaca.org/person/117.

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Entry Title: David of Germanicea — ܕܘܝܕ ܕܓܪܡܐܢܝܩܝ

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  • Matching with viaf.org records, data entry, data transformation, conversion to XML by Nathan P. Gibson
  • GEDSH and Barsoum English name entry, matching with viaf.org records by James E. Walters
  • Editing, disambiguation research, conversion to XML by Thomas A. Carlson
  • Syriac name entry by Robert Aydin
  • Arabic name entry by Jad Kaado
  • Editorial oversight for GEDSH and Barsoum English text entry, and proofreading by Christopher Johnson
  • GEDSH and Barsoum English text entry and proofreading by the Syriac Research Group, University of Alabama

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