Moberg, Axel - ܐܟܣܠ ܡܘܒܪܓ (1872 - 1955) This page is an entry in A Guide to Syriac Authors


“Professor of Near-Eastern languages at Lund University, Sweden, 1908–37, and Vice Chancellor of the same university, 1926–36.” 1


  • ܐܟܣܠ ܡܘܒܪܓ
  • Moberg, Axel
  • ܡܘܟܣܠ ܡܘܒܪܓ ܣܘܝܕܝܐ4
  • ܡܘܟܣܠ ܡܰܘܒܪܓܰ ܣܘܺܝܕܳܝܐ4
  • موكسل موبرغ السويدي3
  • Moberg, Axel1
  • Moberg, Axel2

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  • Birth: 18721
  • Death: 19551


  1. : Barsoum's Arabic and Dolabani's Syriac replaced the beginning of the name "Axel" with "Mu-": موكسل موبرغ السويدي ܡܘܟܣܠ ܡܘܒܪܓ ܣܘܝܕܝܐ ܡܘܟܣܠ ܡܰܘܒܪܓܰ ܣܘܺܝܕܳܝܐ

Works Cited

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  • 1 B. Holmberg, "Moberg, Axel." in Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), pp: 293, 293.Link to Bibliographic RecordLink to 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: 296.Link to 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: 257.Link to Bibliographic Record
  • 4 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, Berule bdire d-ʿal yulpone suryoye hdire, trans. Philoxenos Yuḥanon Dolabani, 2nd ed. (Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1991), pp: 283.Link to Bibliographic Record

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James E. Walters et al., “Moberg, Axel — ܐܟܣܠ ܡܘܒܪܓ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified August 17, 2016,


James E. Walters et al., “Moberg, Axel — ܐܟܣܠ ܡܘܒܪܓ .” 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: Moberg, Axel — ܐܟܣܠ ܡܘܒܪܓ

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