Theodoret of Cyrrhus - ܬܐܕܘܪܝܛܘܣ ܕܩܘܪܘܣ (393 - 466)

http://syriaca.org/person/781 This page is an entry in A Guide to Syriac Authors

Identity

Bp., biblical exegete, church historian, hagiographer, and defender of Antiochene Christology against Cyril of Alexandria.1

Names:

  • ܬܐܕܘܪܝܛܘܣ ܕܩܘܪܘܣ5
  • ܬܐܘܕܘܪܝܛ ܕܩܘܪܘܣ4
  • ܬܐܘܕܘܪܝܛܘܣ ܕܩܘܪܘܣ6
  • ܬܶܐܘܳܕܘܪܝܛ ܕܩܘܪܘܣ4
  • ܬܶܐܘܳܕܳܘܪܺܝܛܳܘܣ ܕܩܽܘܪܳܘܣ6
  • ܬܹܐܵܕܘܿܪܝܼܛܘܿܣ ܕܩܘܿܪܘܿܣ5
  • ثاودريط القورسي3
  • Theodoret
  • Theodoretos9
  • Theodoret of Cyrrhus
  • Theodoret of Cyrrhus1
  • Theodoret of Cyrrhus1
  • Theodoret of Cyrrhus1
  • Theodoret of Cyrus2, 10
  • Théodoret8
  • Théodoret de Cyr8


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Dates

  • Birth: 3931
  • Death: 4661


Works Cited

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

  • 1 R. A. Kitchen, "Theodoret of Cyrrhus." in Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), pp: 402-403.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link to e-GEDSH entry
  • 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: 42.Link to The Srophe web application 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: 521.Link to The Srophe web application 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: 57.Link to The Srophe web application 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: 67.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.
  • 6 Josephus Simonius Assemani, Bibliotheca Orientalis Clementino-Vaticana (Rome: Sacrae Congregationis de Propaganda Fide, 1719-1728)., pp: III:39.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 7 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity (The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013), entry: Theodoret of Cyrus.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.
  • 8 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 122, 123, 164, 1369.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.
  • 9 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: 16-107.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link to Archive.org Bibliographic record

How to Cite This Entry

James E. Walters et al., “Theodoret of Cyrrhus — ܬܐܕܘܪܝܛܘܣ ܕܩܘܪܘܣ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/781.

Bibliography:

James E. Walters et al., “Theodoret of Cyrrhus — ܬܐܕܘܪܝܛܘܣ ܕܩܘܪܘܣ .” 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/781.

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Entry Title: Theodoret of Cyrrhus — ܬܐܕܘܪܝܛܘܣ ܕܩܘܪܘܣ

Additional Credit:

  • 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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