Abgar VIII - ܐܒܓܪ (201-11)



  • ܐܒܓܪ3
  • Abgar VIII
  • Abgar the king4

Sex: male4


  • King of Edessa 4

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  • Floruit: November 2014

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  • 3 Ignatius Guidi (ed.), Chronica Minora, Corpus Scriptorum Christianorum Orientalium, vol. 1-2; Scriptores Syri, tomus 1-2 (Paris: E Typographeo Reipublicae, 1903), pp: 1.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.
  • 4 Benjamin Harris Cowper, "Selections from the Syriac. No. 1: The Chronicle of Edessa." Journal of Sacred Literature and Biblical Record n.s. 5.9 (1864), section: 8.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.

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Daniel L. Schwartz, “Abgar VIII — ܐܒܓܪ ” in last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/2201.


Daniel L. Schwartz, “Abgar VIII — ܐܒܓܪ .” In , edited by David A. Michelson. Vol. of The Syriac Biographical Dictionary, edited by David A. Michelson. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published August 17, 2016. http://syriaca.org/person/2201.

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