Isaiah of Scetis - ܐܒܐ ܐܫܥܝܐ (sometime between 400 - 450)

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Identity

“Greek monastic writer of uncertain identity; author of the Asceticon (CPG 5555).” 1

Names:

  • ܐܒܐ ܐܫܥܝܐ6, 7
  • Isaiah of Scetis
  • ܐܲܒܵܐ ܐܹܫܲܥܝܵܐ4
  • اشعيا ناسك الاسقيط3
  • Abba Isaiah1
  • Abba Isaiah1
  • Isaiah of Scete2
  • Isaiah of Scetis1
  • Isaïe7


Works by Isaiah of Scetis in the New Handbook of Syriac Literature


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Dates

  • Floruit: early 5th cent.1


Works Cited

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

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  • 7 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 1471.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.

How to Cite This Entry

James E. Walters et al., “Isaiah of Scetis — ܐܒܐ ܐܫܥܝܐ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/548.

Bibliography:

James E. Walters et al., “Isaiah of Scetis — ܐܒܐ ܐܫܥܝܐ .” 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/548.

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Entry Title: Isaiah of Scetis — ܐܒܐ ܐܫܥܝܐ

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  • GEDSH and Barsoum English name entry, matching with viaf.org records by James E. Walters
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