Paul, metropolitan of Edessa - ܦܘܠܘܣ ܕܐܘܪܗܝ (d. 624)

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Identity

“Metropolitan of Edessa and translator.” 1

Names:

  • ܦܘܠܘܣ ܕܐܘܪܗܝ
  • Paul, metropolitan of Edessa
  • ܦܘܠܘܣ ܡܝܛܪܘܦܘܠܝܛܐ ܕܐܘܪܗܝ4
  • ܦܰܘܠܘܣ ܡܝܛܪܘܦܘܠܝܛܳܐ ܕܐܘܪܗܳܝ4
  • بولس مطران الرها3
  • Paulus ep. Edessae12
  • Paul of Edessa
  • PAUL, évêque d'Edesse6
  • Paul of Edessa5
  • Paul, metropolitan of Edessa2
  • Pawla of Edessa1

Sex: male6

Office

  • Metropolitan of Edessa 2

Confession

  • Syr. Orth. 1

Description

    In hagiography: In hagiography: Paul was bishop of Edessa. He translated the hymns of Severus and revised a Syriac translation of Gregory.

Related Places in the Syriac Gazetteer

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Dates

  • Floruit: 5946 or early 7th cent.1
  • Death: 6246


Works Cited

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  • 1 S. P. Brock, "Pawla of Edessa." in Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), pp: 322.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), entry: 79, pp: 315.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: 275.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: 301.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 5 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity (The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013), entry: Paul of Edessa.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 6 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques (Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004), entry: 337.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 7 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, al-Luʼluʼ al-manthūr fī tārīkh al-ʻulūm wa-al-ādāb al-Suryāniyyah, 2nd. Ed. (Aleppo, 1956)., : 432-33.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 8 Ernst Honigmann, Évêques et évêchés monophysites d'Asie antérieure au VIe siècle, Corpus Scriptorum Christianorum Orientalium, vol. 127 Subsidia 2 (Louvain: L. Durbecq, 1951), : 50.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 9 Sebastian P. Brock, The Syriac version of the pseudo-Nonnos mythological scholia (London: Cambridge University Press, 1971)., : (Cambridge, 1971), 28-30.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 10 Enciclopedia dei santi: le chiese orientali [= Bibliotheca sanctorum orientalium] (Roma: Città nuova, 1998)., : II, 766.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 11 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: 190.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Archive.org Bibliographic record
  • 12 Ignatius Ortiz de Urbina, Patrologia Syriaca, Altera editio emendata et aucta (Romae: Pont. Institutum Orientalium Studiorum, 1965), section: 121.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
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Relationships

Paul, metropolitan of Edessa  Possibly identical (1) Paul, metropolitan of Edessa  Has relation to place (5)
Edessa (settlement) - ܐܘܪܗܝ Names: UrfaAdmeAntiochia KallirhoeUrhayA city of Mesopotamia , the capital of the ancient kingdom of Osrhoene , modern Urfa.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/78
Cyprus (province) - [Syriac Not Available]A province of the Roman Empire , coinciding with the island of Cyprus .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/59
Aegyptus (province) - ܡܨܪܝܢ Names: EgyptThe Roman province of EgyptURI: http://syriaca.org/place/7
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How to Cite This Entry

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Paul, metropolitan of Edessa — ܦܘܠܘܣ ܕܐܘܪܗܝ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/84.

Bibliography:

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Paul, metropolitan of Edessa — ܦܘܠܘܣ ܕܐܘܪܗܝ .” In A Guide to Syriac Authors, edited by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent, 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/84.

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Entry Title: Paul, metropolitan of Edessa — ܦܘܠܘܣ ܕܐܘܪܗܝ

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  • Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent, David A. Michelson, and Nathan P. Gibson, editors, A Guide to Syriac Authors
  • Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent, David A. Michelson, Nathan P. Gibson, James E. Walters, Thomas A. Carlson, and Kristian Heal, entry contributors, “Paul, metropolitan of Edessa — ܦܘܠܘܣ ܕܐܘܪܗܝ

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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, proofreading, data entry and revision by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent
  • Editing, document design, data architecture, encoding, proofreading, data entry by David A. Michelson
  • Proofreading of GEDSH abstracts, addition of confessions and alternate names from GEDSH, matching with viaf.org records, data entry, data transformation, data merging, 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, disambiguation research, conversion to XML by Thomas A. Carlson
  • Editing, Syriac data conversion, data entry, and reconciling by Adam P. Kane
  • Editing and Syriac data proofreading by Aram Bar Schabo
  • Syriac name entry by Robert Aydin
  • Arabic name entry by Jad Kaado
  • 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
  • Entries adapted from the work of Jean Maurice Fiey
  • Entries adapted from the work of Ugo Zanetti
  • Entries adapted from the work of Claude Detienne

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