Gregorius John, bishop of Mor Matay Monastery - ܓܪܝܓܘܪܝܘܣ ܝܘܚܢܢ ܕܡܪܝ ܡܬܝ (sometime between 1200 - 1300)

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Identity

Names:

  • ܓܪܝܓܘܪܝܘܣ ܝܘܚܢܢ ܕܡܪܝ ܡܬܝ
  • Gregorius John, bishop of Mor Matay Monastery
  • ܓܪܝܓܘܪܝܘܣ ܝܘܚܢܢ ܡܝܛܪܘܦܘܠܝܛܐ ܕܕܪܝܪܐ ܕܡܪܝ ܡܬܝ ܘܕܐܕܘܪܒܝܓܐܢ3
  • ܓܪܺܝܓܘܪܝܘܣ ܝܘܚܰܢܢ ܡܝܺܛܪܘܦܘܠܝܛܳܐ ܕܕܰܪܝܪܳܐ ܕܡܳܪܝ ܡܰܬܝ ܘܕܐܰܕܘܪܒܰܝܓܰܐܢ3
  • غريغوريوس يوحنا مطران مار متى و اذربيجان2
  • Gregory John of Mar Mattai
  • Gregorios Yuḥanon of Mor Matay
  • Gregorius John, bishop of St. Matthew’s Monastery1

Office

  • Bishop of St. Matthew’s Monastery 1


Related Places in the Syriac Gazetteer

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Dates

  • Floruit: 13th 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: 230, pp: 459.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: 408.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: 438.Link to Syriaca.org 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: 329.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Archive.org Bibliographic record
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Relationships

Gregorius John, bishop of Mor Matay Monastery  Born at (1)
Barṭelle (settlement) - ܒܪܛܠܗ Names: BarṭilleBarṭallāhBeṯ Bar Ṭelaï"A small town located some 20 km to the southeast of Mosul on the road that links this ciy with Arbela and on..."URI: http://syriaca.org/place/260
Gregorius John, bishop of Mor Matay Monastery  Has relation to place (2)
Mor Matay (monastery) - ܕܝܪܐ ܕܡܪܝ ܡܬܝ Names: Matthew Monasterymonastery of Mar MattayMār Mattai"Located on the Alfof Mountain known in Arabic as Jabal Maqlūb 35 km northeast of Mosul the monastery is mostly known by its..."URI: http://syriaca.org/place/227
Adharbayjān (region) - ܐܕܪܒܝܓܐܢ Names: AzerbaijanAzerbayjanA region west of the Caspian Sea, encompassing the modern country of Azerbaijan and the provinces of northwest Iran.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/5

How to Cite This Entry

James E. Walters et al., “Gregorius John, bishop of Mor Matay Monastery — ܓܪܝܓܘܪܝܘܣ ܝܘܚܢܢ ܕܡܪܝ ܡܬܝ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/233.

Bibliography:

James E. Walters et al., “Gregorius John, bishop of Mor Matay Monastery — ܓܪܝܓܘܪܝܘܣ ܝܘܚܢܢ ܕܡܪܝ ܡܬܝ .” 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/233.

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Entry Title: Gregorius John, bishop of Mor Matay Monastery — ܓܪܝܓܘܪܝܘܣ ܝܘܚܢܢ ܕܡܪܝ ܡܬܝ

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  • 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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