Balai, bishop of Balsh - ܒܠܝ (sometime between 400 - 450)   author

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Identity

“Chorepiscopos and poet writing in the region of Aleppo.” 1

Names: ܒܠܝ Balai, bishop of Balsh ܒܠܝ ܐܦܝܣܩܘܦܐ ܕܒܠܫ 4 ܒܰܠܰܝ ܐܶܦܝܣܩܘܦܳܐ ܕܒܳܠܳܫ 4 بالاي اسقف بالش 3 Balai 1, 10, 10 Balai, bishop of Balsh 2, 10 Balaï 6 Bàlai 7


Office

  • bishop of Balsh 2

Works by Balai, bishop of Balsh in the New Handbook of Syriac Literature

Mary Mother of God (text) - ܡܪܝܡ ܝܠܕܬ ܐܠܗܐ   URI: http://syriaca.org/work/1261
Acacius of Aleppo (text) - ܐܩܩ   URI: http://syriaca.org/work/1220
Acacius of Aleppo (text) - ܐܩܩ   URI: http://syriaca.org/work/1221

Related Places in the Syriac Gazetteer

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This author has an unspecified connection to a place: Aleppo2

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Dates

  • Floruit: early 5th cent.1


Sources

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

  • 1 S. P. Brock, " Balai," in Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage ( Piscataway, NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011) http://syriaca.org/bibl/80, pp: 53.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 2 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, The Scattered Pearls: A History of Syriac Literature and Sciences, trans. Matti Moosa, 2nd rev. ed. ( Piscataway, NJ: Gorgias Press, 2003) http://syriaca.org/bibl/4, entry: 24, pp: 243.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 3 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, al-Luʼluʼ al-manthūr fī tārīkh al-ʻulūm wa-al-ādāb al-Suryāniyyah, 4th ed. ( Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1987) http://syriaca.org/bibl/2, pp: 209.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 4 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, Berule bdire d-ʿal yulpone suryoye hdire, trans. Philoxenos Yuḥanon Dolabani, 2nd ed. ( Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1991) http://syriaca.org/bibl/3, pp: 235.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 5 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity ( The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013) http://syriaca.org/bibl/5, entry: Balai.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 6 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca http://syriaca.org/bibl/649, entry: 728, 729, 1058, 1059, 1060, 1061, 1062, 1101, 1102, 1103, 1104, 1105, 1106, 1107, 1108, 1111, 1112, 1113, 1114.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 7 Anton Baumstark, Geschichte der syrischen Literatur mit Ausschluß der christlich-palästinensischen Texte ( Bonn: A. Marcus und E. Webers Verlag Dr. jur. Albert Ahn, 1922) http://syriaca.org/bibl/638, pp: 61-63.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Archive.org Bibliographic record
  • 8 Ignatius Ortiz de Urbina, Patrologia Syriaca, Altera editio emendata et aucta ( Romae: Pont. Institutum Orientalium Studiorum, 1965) http://syriaca.org/bibl/641, section: 29.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 9 J.S. Assemani, De scriptoribus Syris orthodoxis, Bibliotheca orientalis Clementino-Vaticana vol. 1 ( Rome: Typis Sacræ Congregationis de Propaganda Fide, 1719), pp: 166-68.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 10 J.-B. Chabot, Littérature syriaque, Bibliothèque catholique des sciences religieuses; Littératures chrétiennes de l'Orient ( : Librairie Bloud & Gay, 1934) http://syriaca.org/bibl/640, pp: 35.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 11 William Wright, A Short History of Syriac Literature ( London: Adam and Charles Black, 1894) http://syriaca.org/bibl/639 https://archive.org/details/shorthistoryofsy00wrig, pp: 39-40.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Archive.org Bibliographic record
  • 12 Sebastian Paul Brock, A Brief Outline of Syriac Literature, 2nd ed., rev. and enlarged , Mōrān ʾEthʾō, vol. 9 ( Kottayam: St. Ephrem Ecumenical Research Institute, 2008) http://syriaca.org/bibl/645, pp: 24-25.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
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Relationships

This person has-relation-to-place 1 place .

Aleppo (settlement) - ܚܠܒ   Names: Beroea" City in northern Syria and an important center of Christianity in the Middle East today as the seat of a total of nine bishoprics. "URI: http://syriaca.org/place/18

How to Cite This Entry

James E. Walters et al., “ Balai, bishop of Balsh — ܒܠܝ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/27.

Bibliography:

Walters, James E. et al., “ Balai, bishop of Balsh — ܒܠܝ .” 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/27.

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Entry Title: Balai, bishop of Balsh — ܒܠܝ

Publication Date: August 17, 2016

Authorial and Editorial Responsibility:

  • David A. Michelson, general editor, Syriaca.org: The Syriac Reference Portal
  • David A. Michelson and Nathan P. Gibson, editors, A Guide to Syriac Authors
  • James E. Walters, David A. Michelson, Thomas A. Carlson, Nathan P. Gibson, and Kristian Heal, entry contributors, “ Balai, bishop of Balsh — ܒܠܝ

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
  • Normalization of GEDSH dates and entry matching with viaf.org records by Alex Vawter
  • 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
  • Proofreading of GEDSH abstracts and addition of confessions and alternate names from GEDSH by Nathan P. Gibson

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  • Ignatius Afram Barsoum, Berule bdire d-ʿal yulpone suryoye hdire, trans. Philoxenos Yuḥanon Dolabani, 2nd ed. ( Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1991) http://syriaca.org/bibl/3, pp: 235.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • Ignatius Afram Barsoum, al-Luʼluʼ al-manthūr fī tārīkh al-ʻulūm wa-al-ādāb al-Suryāniyyah, 4th ed. ( Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1987) http://syriaca.org/bibl/2, pp: 209.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
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