George I - ܓܝܘܪܓܝܣ ܩܕܡܝܐ (d. 680/1) This page is an entry in A Guide to Syriac Authors


“Metropolitan bp. of Adiabene and Cath. (from 660 or 658 until his death).” 1


  • ܓܝܘܪܓܝܣ ܩܕܡܝܐ
  • George I
  • ܓܝܘܪܓܝܣ ܩܬܘܠܝܩܐ6, 7
  • ܓܝܼܘܲܪܓܝܼܣ ܩܵܬܘܿܠܝܼܩܵܐ2
  • George I
  • Georgius (Giwargis) I Katholikos5
  • Gewargis I1


  • Ch. of E. 1

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  • Death: 680/11

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  • 4 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: 208.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link to Bibliographic record
  • 5 Ignatius Ortiz de Urbina, Patrologia Syriaca, Altera editio emendata et aucta (Romae: Pont. Institutum Orientalium Studiorum, 1965), section: 94.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.
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George I  Different from (1)
George of Bʿeltan — - ܓܘܪܓܝ ܩܕܡܝܐ (Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac SaintssaintA Guide to Syriac Authorsauthor, d. ) Names: Giwargis of BʿeltanGeorge patriarch of Antioch Mar IGeorge of BeeltanGiwargis of BeltanGiwargis of B‘eltanGeorge of BeltanGeorge of B‘eltanGeorgeGEORGE, PATRIARCHE D'ANTIOCHEGeorge of BʿeltanGeorgius (Giwargis) a Ba‘eltan, Patriarcha"Syr. Orth. Patr. (758-89)."URI:

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James E. Walters et al., “George I — ܓܝܘܪܓܝܣ ܩܕܡܝܐ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified August 17, 2016,


James E. Walters et al., “George I — ܓܝܘܪܓܝܣ ܩܕܡܝܐ .” 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., 2016-. Entry published August 17, 2016.

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Entry Title: George I — ܓܝܘܪܓܝܣ ܩܕܡܝܐ

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