John bar Sarapion - ܝܘܚܢܢ ܒܪ ܣܪܦܝܘܢ (sometime between 700 - 900)

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Identity

“Medical writer of the late 9th (or less likely, late 8th) cent.” 1

Names:

  • ܝܘܚܢܢ ܒܪ ܣܪܦܝܘܢ
  • John bar Sarapion
  • John bar Serapion
  • Yūḥannā b. Sarābiyūn1
  • Yuhanna ibn Sarabiyun2
  • Yoḥannan bar Sarapion1


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Dates

  • Floruit: 8th/9th cent.1


Works Cited

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  • 1 S. P. Brock, "Yoḥannan bar Sarapion." in Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), pp: 440.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 2 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity (The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013), entry: Yuhanna ibn Sarabiyun.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 3 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: 231.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Archive.org Bibliographic record

How to Cite This Entry

James E. Walters et al., “John bar Sarapion — ܝܘܚܢܢ ܒܪ ܣܪܦܝܘܢ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/822.

Bibliography:

James E. Walters et al., “John bar Sarapion — ܝܘܚܢܢ ܒܪ ܣܪܦܝܘܢ .” 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/822.

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Entry Title: John bar Sarapion — ܝܘܚܢܢ ܒܪ ܣܪܦܝܘܢ

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  • David A. Michelson and Nathan P. Gibson, editors, A Guide to Syriac Authors
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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, 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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