Benjamin - [ Syriac Not Available ] (d. 371)

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Identity

In hagiography: Benjamin was a hermit and priest from Dara; he was ordained by Barsai of Edessa and travelled to Mount Sinjar. He converted Maʿin; both Benjamin and Maʿin were martyred.

Names:

  • Benjamin
  • BENJAMIN1

Sex: male1

Martyr

  • Martyr 1

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Dates

  • Death: 3711


Works Cited

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  • 1 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques (Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004), entry: 88.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.
  • 3 W. Wright, Catalogue of Syriac manuscripts in the British museum acquired since the year 1838. (London, 1870)., : 1134-35, cod. DCCCCLX, fol. 388r-394v n° 67. Note: West Syrian manuscript, dated from 1197, in British Museum. Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 4 Georg Hoffmann, Auszüge aus syrischen Akten persischer Märtyrer (Leipzig: Brockhaus, 1880)., : 28-33. Note: German summary in .Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 5 Paul Peeters and Société de Bollandistes, Bibliotheca hagiographica orientalis (1910)., : 783.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link to Archive.org Bibliographic recordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 6 Jean Maurice Fiey, "Ma‘īn, général de Sapor II, confesseur et évêque." Le Muséon vol. 84 (1971)., : 437-53.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 7 Enciclopedia dei santi: le chiese orientali [= Bibliotheca sanctorum orientalium] (Roma: Città nuova, 1998)., : I, 419-20.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
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How to Cite This Entry

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Benjamin” in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/1173.

Bibliography:

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Benjamin.” 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/1173.

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