Sawma, Abraham - ܐܒܪܗܡ ܨܘܡܐ (1913 - 1996)

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Identity

He was born in Midyat and joined Taw Mim Simkath in 1919 in Adana where he learned Syriac under Dolabani.1

Names:

  • ܐܒܪܗܡ ܨܘܡܐ
  • Sawma, Abraham
  • Sawma, Abrohom1

Confession

  • Syr. Orth. 1

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Dates

  • Birth: 19131
  • Death: 19961


Works Cited

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

  • 1 G. A. Kiraz, "Sawma, Abrohom." in Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), pp: 360, 360.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link to e-GEDSH entry

How to Cite This Entry

James E. Walters et al., “Sawma, Abraham — ܐܒܪܗܡ ܨܘܡܐ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/720.

Bibliography:

James E. Walters et al., “Sawma, Abraham — ܐܒܪܗܡ ܨܘܡܐ .” 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/720.

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Entry Title: Sawma, Abraham — ܐܒܪܗܡ ܨܘܡܐ

Additional Credit:

  • 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, 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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