Dioscorus I - ܕܝܘܣܩܘܪܘܣ ܪܝܫ ܐܦ̈ܝܣܩܘܦܐ ܘܣܗܕܐ (d. 454)

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Identity

Bishop of Alexandria and non-Chalcedonian champion3

Names:

  • ܕܝܘܣܩܘܪܘܣ ܪܝܫ ܐܦ̈ܝܣܩܘܦܐ ܘܣܗܕܐ1
  • Dioscorus I
  • ܕܝܣܩܪܐ5
  • Diasqara
  • Diāsqārā6
  • DIOSCORE7
  • Dioscorus

Sex: male2

Office

  • Bishop of Alexandria 6

Description

    In hagiography:
    In hagiography: In hagiography: Dioscorus was a Patriarch of Alexandria.

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Dates

  • Floruit: 444/56 or 444-4527


Works Cited

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  • 1 E. W. Brooks (ed.), Text, The Sixth Book of the Select Letters of Severus Patriarch of Antioch in the Syriac Version of Athanasius of Nisibis vol. 1.1 (Oxford: Williams and Norgate, 1902), pp: 151.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 2 E. W. Brooks (ed.), Translation, The Sixth Book of the Select Letters of Severus Patriarch of Antioch in the Syriac Version of Athanasius of Nisibis vol. 2.1 (Oxford: Williams and Norgate, 1903), pp: 136.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 3 E. W. Brooks (ed.), Translation, The Sixth Book of the Select Letters of Severus Patriarch of Antioch in the Syriac Version of Athanasius of Nisibis vol. 2.2 (Oxford: Williams and Norgate, 1904), pp: 136; 170.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 4 Angelo Di Berardino, Encyclopedia of ancient Christianity vol. 1 (Downers Grove, Ill.: IVP Academic, 2014)., pp: 722-23, section: , URL: .Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 5 Ignatius Guidi (ed.), Chronica Minora, Corpus Scriptorum Christianorum Orientalium, vol. 1-2; Scriptores Syri, tomus 1-2 (Paris: E Typographeo Reipublicae, 1903), pp: 7.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 6 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: 62.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 7 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques (Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004), entry: 128.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 8 W. Abuliff, BSO , : I, 702-11.

How to Cite This Entry

Daniel L. Schwartz et al., “Dioscorus I — ܕܝܘܣܩܘܪܘܣ ܪܝܫ ܐܦ̈ܝܣܩܘܦܐ ܘܣܗܕܐ ” in last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/2432.

Bibliography:

Daniel L. Schwartz et al., “Dioscorus I — ܕܝܘܣܩܘܪܘܣ ܪܝܫ ܐܦ̈ܝܣܩܘܦܐ ܘܣܗܕܐ .” In , edited by David A. Michelson, Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent and David A. Michelson., edited by David A. Michelson. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published August 17, 2016. http://syriaca.org/person/2432.

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