Cyriacus of Amida - ܩܘܪܝܐܩܘܣ ܕܐܡܝܕ (d. 623)

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Identity

Names:

  • ܩܘܪܝܐܩܘܣ ܕܐܡܝܕ
  • Cyriacus of Amida
  • ܩܘܪܝܐܩܘܣ ܡܝܛܪܘܦܘܠܝܛܐ ܕܐܡܝܕ3
  • ܩܘܪܝܰܐܩܘܣ ܡܝܛܪܘܦܘܠܝܛܐ ܕܐܳܡܝܕ3
  • قرياقس مطران آمد2
  • CYRIAQUE6
  • Cyriaque de Mardé5
  • Kyriakos of Amida
  • Qyriaqos of Amid4
  • Cyriaque d’Amid5
  • Quryaqos of Amid
  • Quryaqos, metropolitan of Amid1

Sex: male6

Office

  • Metropolitan of Amid 1

Description

    In hagiography: In hagiography: Cyriacus was bishop of Amida and came from the monastery of Mar Zakka near Edessa. His church was seized by the Chalcedonians, but he restored his churches under Khusro II. He was the author of 30 ecclesiastical canons.

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Dates

  • Death: 6231, 6

Works Cited

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

  • 1 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: 80, pp: 316.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 2 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
  • 3 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
  • 4 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity (The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013), entry: Qyriaqos of Amid.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 5 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 642, 1851.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 6 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques (Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004), entry: 107.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 7 Enciclopedia dei santi: le chiese orientali [= Bibliotheca sanctorum orientalium] (Roma: Città nuova, 1998)., : I, 486.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 8 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: 181.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic RecordLink to Archive.org Bibliographic record
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Relationships

Cyriacus of Amida  Different from (1)
Cyriacus patriarch of Antioch - ܩܘܪܝܐܩܘܣ (Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac SaintssaintA Guide to Syriac Authorsauthor, d. 817, 793 ) Names: QuryaqosQuryaqos patriarch of Antioch Qyriaqos of AntiochQyriaqos of TagritKyriakosCyriaque de TagritCyriacusCYRIAQUEKyriakos of Tagrit"Patr of Antioch ordained on 17 Aug 793 in Ḥarran died in June or August 817 in Mosul the sources are not unanimous..."URI: http://syriaca.org/person/145
Cyriacus of Amida  Has relation to place (2)
Amida (settlement) - ܐܡܝܕ Names: AmidDiyarbakırOmidDiyarbakirĀmidDiyārbakr"City in upper Mesopotamia."URI: http://syriaca.org/place/8
Mar Zakkay (monastery) - ܕܝܪܐ ܕܡܪܝ ܙܟܝ Names: Zakka Monasterymonastery of Mar ZakkayTell Bi'aA monastery near Kallinikos .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/356

How to Cite This Entry

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Cyriacus of Amida — ܩܘܪܝܐܩܘܣ ܕܐܡܝܕ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/85.

Bibliography:

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Cyriacus of Amida — ܩܘܪܝܐܩܘܣ ܕܐܡܝܕ .” 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/85.

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Entry Title: Cyriacus of Amida — ܩܘܪܝܐܩܘܣ ܕܐܡܝܕ

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  • David A. Michelson, general editor, Syriaca.org: The Syriac Reference Portal
  • 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, “Cyriacus of Amida — ܩܘܪܝܐܩܘܣ ܕܐܡܝܕ

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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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