Gregory the Illuminator - ܓܪܝܓܘܪܝܘܣ

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Identity

Gregory the Illuminator the illuminator is a saint to whom the conversion of Armenia is attributed. He is the patron of the Armenian church and is commemorated in Gregory the Illuminator (text) [http://syriaca.org/work/1409] , a work surviving in at least 1 manuscript:
  • ms Damas, Patriarcat syrien orthodoxe, cod. 12/18 (olim ms Dayr az-Za‘faran, cod. 19), f. 16-22v
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    Names:

    • ܓܪܝܓܘܪܝܘܣ1
    • Gregory the Illuminator
    • Gregory the Illuminator2
    • Gregory, Bishop of Armenia
    • Grégoire l’Illuminateur1
    • Grégoire, évêque d’Arménie1
    • Grīghōryōs
    • Grīgōryōs1



    Works Cited

    Any information without attribution has been created following the Syriaca.org editorial guidelines.

    • 1 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 1279, 1691, 1146.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
    • 2 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity (The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013), entry: Gregory the Illuminator.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record

    How to Cite This Entry

    Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Gregory the Illuminator — ܓܪܝܓܘܪܝܘܣ ” in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/1761.

    Bibliography:

    Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Gregory the Illuminator — ܓܪܝܓܘܪܝܘܣ .” 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/1761.

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    Entry Title: Gregory the Illuminator — ܓܪܝܓܘܪܝܘܣ

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