ʿAbdishoʿ of Gazarta - ܥܒܕܝܫܘܥ ܕܓܙܪܬܐ (d. 1567)

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Identity

A monk in the monastery of Mar Aḥa the Egyptian, in the region of Gazarta (Cizre), who was ordained Metropolitan of Gazarta by Yoḥannan Sullaqa and then became Patriarch of the recently formed Chaldean Church. 1

Names:

  • ܥܒܕܝܫܘܥ ܕܓܙܪܬܐ
  • ʿAbdishoʿ of Gazarta1
  • ʿAbdishoʿ of Gazarta
  • ܡܪܝ ܥܒܕܝܫܘܥ ܡܝܛܪܦܘܠܝܛܐ ܕܓܙܪܬܐ5
  • ܡܵܪܝ ܥܲܒ݂ܕܝܼܫܘܿܥ ܡܝܼܛܪܵܦܘܿܠܹܝܛܐ ܕܓܵܙܲܪܬ݁ܐ5
  • عبد يشوع اسقف الجزيرة3
  • Abdisho of Gazarta4
  • Mār ʿAbhdīshōʿ, metropolitan of Gāzartā5
  • ʿAbdishoʿ bar Yoḥannan d-Beth Maron1
  • ʿAbd Yeshuʿ of the Jazira2
  • ‘Abdishô‘6
  • ‘Abdishô‘ de Gâzarta6
  • ‘Abdisho‘ catholicos6
  • ‘Abdîshô‘6
  • ʿAbdishoʿ IV John of Gazarta

Confession

  • Ch. of E. 1
  • Chald. 1

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Dates

  • Death: 15671


Works Cited

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  • 1 H. G. B. Teule, "Abdisho of Gazarta." in Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), entry: 6, pp: 4.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), pp: 142.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), pp: 126.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 4 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity (The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013), entry: Abdisho of Gazarta.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 5 A catalogue of the Syriac manuscripts preserved in the library of the University of Cambridgevol: 1, pp: 161., vol: 1, pp: 161.
  • 6 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 1247, 1499, 1500, 1636, 1746.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), pp: 333.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Archive.org Bibliographic record
  • 8 Rudolf Macuch, Geschichte der spät- und neusyrischen Literatur, 1. Aufl (Berlin: Walter de Gruyter, 1965), pp: 38-39.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 9 Albīr Abūnā, Adab al-Lugha al-Ārāmiyya (Beirut: Dār al-Mashriq Dar el Machreq, 1970), pp: 519-522.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record

How to Cite This Entry

James E. Walters et al., “ܥܒܕܝܫܘܥ ܕܓܙܪܬܐ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified December 9, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/311.

Bibliography:

James E. Walters et al., “ܥܒܕܝܫܘܥ ܕܓܙܪܬܐ .” 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 December 9, 2016. http://syriaca.org/person/311.

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Entry Title: ܥܒܕܝܫܘܥ ܕܓܙܪܬܐ

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  • David A. Michelson, general editor, Syriaca.org: The Syriac Reference Portal
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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, Arabic name entry, disambiguation research, conversion to XML by Thomas A. Carlson
  • 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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