Proba of Antioch - ܦܪܘܒܐ (sometime between 450 - 650)

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Identity

“Syriac commentator on Aristotle’s writings on logic.” 1

Names:

  • ܦܪܘܒܐ6, 7
  • Proba of Antioch
  • ܦܪܘܒܐ ܐܪܟܕܝܩܘܢ ܕܐܢܛܝܘܟܝ4
  • ܦܪܘܒܐ ܐܰܪܟܶܕܝܰܩܘܢ ܕܐܰܢܛܝܽܘܟܺܝ4
  • ܦܪܘܿܒܵܐ5
  • الارخدياقون فروبا الانطاكي3
  • Probus1
  • Archdeacon ̇Probus of Antioch2
  • Proba1
  • ̇Proba of Antioch1

Office

  • Archdeacon 2

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Dates

  • Floruit: probably 6th cent.1


Works Cited

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  • 1 S. P. Brock, "Proba." in Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), pp: 339-340.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Syriaca.org 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: 197.Link to Syriaca.org 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: 169.Link to Syriaca.org 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: 179.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 5 ʿAbdishoʿ bar Brikha, Ktābā d-metqre margānitā d-ʿal šrārā da-kresṭyānutā, 2nd ed. (Mosul: Mṭabbaʿtā ātoraytā d-ʿēdtā ʿattiqtā d-madnḥā, 1924), pp: 71.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 6 Josephus Simonius Assemani, Bibliotheca Orientalis Clementino-Vaticana (Rome: Sacrae Congregationis de Propaganda Fide, 1719-1728)., pp: III:85.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 7 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: 102.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Archive.org Bibliographic record
  • 8 William Wright, A Short History of Syriac Literature (London: Adam and Charles Black, 1894), pp: 64-65.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Archive.org Bibliographic record
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James E. Walters et al., “Proba of Antioch — ܦܪܘܒܐ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/686.

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James E. Walters et al., “Proba of Antioch — ܦܪܘܒܐ .” 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/686.

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Entry Title: Proba of Antioch — ܦܪܘܒܐ

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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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