ʿAbshmayya - ܥܒܫܡܝܐ (sometime between 300 - 400)

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Identity

Names:

  • ܥܒܫܡܝܐ
  • ܩܫܝܫܐ ܥܒܫܡܝܐ3
  • ܩܰܫܝܫܳܐ ܥܒܫܡܝܳܐ3
  • القس عبسميا2
  • Absamya of Edessa
  • Abshmayyā
  • The Priest ‛Absmayya1
  • ʿAbshmayya
  • ʿAbshmayyā
  • ʿAb(h)samjā4
  • ‘Abshmayyā

Office

  • the Priest 1


Related Places in the Syriac Gazetteer

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Dates

  • Floruit: 4th 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: 15, pp: 238.Link to The Srophe web application 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: 204.Link to The Srophe web application 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: 228.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.
  • 4 Anton Baumstark, Geschichte der syrischen Literatur mit Ausschluß der christlich-palästinensischen Texte (Bonn: A. Marcus und E. Webers Verlag Dr. jur. Albert Ahn, 1922), pp: 67-68.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link to Archive.org Bibliographic record
  • 5 J.S. Assemani, De scriptoribus Syris orthodoxis, Bibliotheca orientalis Clementino-Vaticana vol. 1 (Rome: Typis Sacræ Congregationis de Propaganda Fide, 1719), pp: 169-70.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.
  • 6 William Wright, A Short History of Syriac Literature (London: Adam and Charles Black, 1894), pp: 41-42.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link to Archive.org Bibliographic record
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Relationships

ʿAbshmayya  Has literary connection to place (2) records.
Mesopotamia (region) - ܒܝܬ ܢܗܪ̈ܝܢThe watershed of the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, including southeastern Turkey, northeastern Syria, all of Iraq, and western Iran.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/1452
Syria (region) - ܣܘܪܝܐA historical region bounded on the north by the Euphrates River and the Taurus Mountains on the west by the Mediterranean Sea on the...URI: http://syriaca.org/place/486

How to Cite This Entry

James E. Walters et al., “ʿAbshmayya — ܥܒܫܡܝܐ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified December 9, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/16.

Bibliography:

James E. Walters et al., “ʿAbshmayya — ܥܒܫܡܝܐ .” 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 December 9, 2016. http://syriaca.org/person/16.

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Entry Title: ʿAbshmayya — ܥܒܫܡܝܐ

Additional Credit:

  • Data from Macuch, Abuna, De Urbina, Duval, Assemani (vols. 1-2), Chabot, Wright, and Brock collected, verified, reconciled, and entered by Kristian Heal
  • German data entry by Samer Khader
  • Editing, document design, proofreading, data entry by David A. Michelson
  • 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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