Elijah of Nisibis - ܐܠܝܐ ܢܨܝܒܝܢܝܐ (975 - 1046)

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Identity

“Metropolitan of Nisibis and author.” 1

Names:

  • ܐܠܝܐ ܢܨܝܒܝܢܝܐ
  • ܐܠܝܐ ܒܪ ܫܢܝܐ ܡܝܛܪܦܘܠܝܛܐ ܕܨܘܒܐ6, 7
  • ܐܠܝܐ ܢܨܝܒܝܢܝܐ ܕܝܕܝܥ ܒܪܝܫܝܢܝܐ4
  • ܐܶܠܝܐ ܢܨܺܝܒܺܝܢܳܝܐ ܕܺܝܕܺܝܥ ܒܪܺܝܫܝܢܳܝܐ4
  • ܐܹܠܝܼܵܐ ܒܲܪ ܫܸܢܵܝܵܐ ܡܝܼܛܪܵܦܘܿܠܹܝܛܵܐ ܕܨܘܿܒܵܐ5
  • المطران ايليا النصيبيني المعروف بابن السنّي3
  • Elias Bar Sinaja9
  • Elias of Nisibis7
  • Elijah of Nisibis
  • Eliya bar Shinaya1
  • Eli bar Shinaya
  • Elijah Bar Shinaya, metropolitan of Nisibin2
  • Elijah of Nisibis
  • Eliya of Nisibis1

Office

  • metropolitan of Nisibin 2

Confession

  • Ch. of E. 1

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Dates

  • Birth: 9751
  • Death: 10461

Deprecation

: Dolabani's Syriac misspelled "Bar Shenaya" as "Brishinoyo": ܐܠܝܐ ܢܨܝܒܝܢܝܐ ܕܝܕܝܥ ܒܪܝܫܝܢܝܐ ܐܶܠܝܐ ܢܨܺܝܒܺܝܢܳܝܐ ܕܺܝܕܺܝܥ ܒܪܺܝܫܝܢܳܝܐ

Works Cited

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  • 8 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: 287-288.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link to Archive.org Bibliographic record
  • 9 Ignatius Ortiz de Urbina, Patrologia Syriaca, Altera editio emendata et aucta (Romae: Pont. Institutum Orientalium Studiorum, 1965), section: 159.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.
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  • 11 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: 61.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.

How to Cite This Entry

James E. Walters et al., “Elijah of Nisibis — ܐܠܝܐ ܢܨܝܒܝܢܝܐ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/472.

Bibliography:

James E. Walters et al., “Elijah of Nisibis — ܐܠܝܐ ܢܨܝܒܝܢܝܐ .” 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/472.

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Entry Title: Elijah of Nisibis — ܐܠܝܐ ܢܨܝܒܝܢܝܐ

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  • David A. Michelson, general editor, Syriaca.org: The Syriac Reference Portal
  • David A. Michelson and Nathan P. Gibson, editors, A Guide to Syriac Authors
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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, Syriac name entry, 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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