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    Aesop - [Syriac Not Available](A Guide to Syriac Authorsauthor, 6th cent. BC )"Greek author of animal fables which came to enjoy a very wide popularity in numerous forms and languages."URI:
    Ahiqar - ܐܚܝܩܪ (A Guide to Syriac Authorsauthor) Names: AḥiqarAhikarAḥîqàr"Aḥiqar, ‘the Aramean Sage’ who is mentioned in an Akkadian text, is the hero of a narrative set in the Assyrian court."URI:
    Augustus - ܐܓܘܣܛܣ Names: AgusṭosAugustus CaesarURI:
    DionysiusThrax - [Syriac Not Available](A Guide to Syriac Authorsauthor, ca. 170 BC - ca. 90 BC) Names: DionysiusThraxDionysius the Thracian'the Thracian'"Greek grammarian and philologist pupil of Aristarchus of Samothrace and alleged author of the Téchnē grammatikḗ Art of Grammar which became the standard..."URI:
    Jesus the Messiah - ܝܫܘܥ ܡܫܝܚܐ Names: Jesus ChristJesusChristIshoʿOur Lord Jesus the Messiah is the central figure in the Christian religion. References to Christ are ubiquitous in Syriac literature and cannot be fully noted here.URI:
    Nicholasof Damascus - ܢܝܩܘܠܐܘܣ ܕܕܪܡܣܘܩ (A Guide to Syriac Authorsauthor, ca. 64 BC - after 4 BC) Names: Nicolausof Damascus"Historian and peripatetic philosopher who served as adviser to Herod the Great 74 4 BC Excerpts from the Syriac version of his compendium..."URI: