Simeon the Potter - ܫܡܥܘܢ ܩܘܩܝܐ (d. 514)

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Identity

“Author of nine short poems on the Nativity.” 1

Names:

  • ܫܡܥܘܢ ܩܘܩܝܐ
  • Simeon the Potter
  • ܡܫܡܫܢܐ ܫܡܥܘܢ ܩܘܩܝܐ4
  • ܡܫܰܡܫܳܢܐ ܫܶܡܥܘܢ ܩܘܩܳܝܐ4
  • الشماس شمعون الفخاري3
  • Simeon Quqaja (Aigulus)7
  • Simeon the Potter
  • Deacon Simon the Potter2
  • Shemʿun Quqoyo1
  • Simon Quqoyo

Office

  • Deacon 2

Confession

  • Syr. Orth. 1

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Dates

  • Floruit: 5th/6th cent.1
  • Death: 5142


Works Cited

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  • 1 S. P. Brock, "Shemʿun Quqoyo." in Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), pp: 377.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.
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  • 6 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: 158-159.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link to Archive.org Bibliographic record
  • 7 Ignatius Ortiz de Urbina, Patrologia Syriaca, Altera editio emendata et aucta (Romae: Pont. Institutum Orientalium Studiorum, 1965), section: 40.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.
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  • 9 William Wright, A Short History of Syriac Literature (London: Adam and Charles Black, 1894), pp: 78-79.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link to Archive.org Bibliographic record
  • 10 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), pp: 31.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.

How to Cite This Entry

James E. Walters et al., “Simeon the Potter — ܫܡܥܘܢ ܩܘܩܝܐ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified December 9, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/37.

Bibliography:

James E. Walters et al., “Simeon the Potter — ܫܡܥܘܢ ܩܘܩܝܐ .” 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/37.

About this Entry

Entry Title: Simeon the Potter — ܫܡܥܘܢ ܩܘܩܝܐ

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, “Simeon the Potter — ܫܡܥܘܢ ܩܘܩܝܐ

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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