Jerusalem - ܐܘܪܫܠܡ

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As the birthplace of Christianity and the main destination of pilgrimage, Jerusalem played an important role for Christians of all Syr. traditions.1

Place Type: settlement

Location

  • Coordinates:
    • Lat. 31.78333° Long. 35.21667°2

Brief Descriptions

  • 301. Jerusalem1

Attestations

  • Attestation of names أُوْرِيْشَلِم and بيت المقدس in the Muʿjam al-buldān of Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī.

    8
  • Attestation of name ܐܘܿܪܫܠܹܡ in a note in Jerusalem, Saint Mark's Monastery, Ms. 181 [HMML SMMJ 00181].

    9
  • Attestation of name ܐܘܿܪܫܠܹܡ in a note in Jerusalem, Saint Mark's Monastery, Ms. 181 [HMML SMMJ 00181].

    9
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Works Cited

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  • 1 Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), pp: 227-229.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 2 Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), pp: 4, 8, 15, 21–22, 25, 26, 29, 43, 59, 62, 63, 64, 91, 96, 97, 102, 107–108, 109, 111–112, 120 (with fig. 40), 130, 152, 174, 179, 183, 193, 210, 213, 226, 227–229 (with fig. 59, 60), 230, 232, 248, 250, 255, 269–270 (with fig. 69), 285, 288, 290, 296, 299, 343, 346, 350, 354, 358, 360, 363, 368, 384, 389, 406, 408, 425, 429, 443, 460 (fig. 77c), maps: Map I A3, II A3.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: 552.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 4 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, al-Luʼluʼ al-manthūr fī tārīkh al-ʻulūm wa-al-ādāb al-Suryāniyyah, 4th ed. (Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1987), pp: 514.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 5 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: 565.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 6 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity (The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013), entry: Jerusalem.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 7 David Wilmshurst, The ecclesiastical organisation of the Church of the East, 1318-1913, Corpus Scriptorum Christianorum Orientalium, vol. 582; Subsidia, tomus 104 (Leuven: Peeters, 2000), pp: 2, 11, 13, 22, 24, 40, 56, 58, 61, 62-63, 64, 65, 67-72, 73, 84, 86, 91, 114, 116, 118, 123, 124, 225, 247, 261, 313, 332, 343, 347.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 8 Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī, Muʿjam al-buldān (Beirut: Dār al-kutub al-ʿilmiyya, 1990), pp: I:331; V:193.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 9 Jerusalem, Saint Mark's Monastery, Ms. 181 [HMML SMMJ 00181] , , f. 358v.

Names

  • ܐܘܪܫܠܡ
  • Jerusalem2, 5, 6, 7
  • ܐܘܪܫܠܶܡ3
  • ܐܘܿܪܫܠܹܡ9
  • أُوْرِيْشَلِم8
  • اورشليم4
  • بيت المقدس8

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How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Jerusalem — ܐܘܪܫܠܡ ” in The Syriac Gazetteer last modified July 29, 2014, http://syriaca.org/place/104.

Bibliography:

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Jerusalem — ܐܘܪܫܠܡ .” In The Syriac Gazetteer, edited by Thomas A. Carlson and David A. Michelson. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published July 29, 2014. http://syriaca.org/place/104.

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Entry Title: Jerusalem — ܐܘܪܫܠܡ

Authorial and Editorial Responsibility:

  • David A. Michelson, general editor, Syriaca.org: The Syriac Reference Portal
  • Thomas A. Carlson and David A. Michelson, editors, The Syriac Gazetteer
  • Thomas A. Carlson, David A. Michelson, and Adam Carter McCollum, entry contributors, “Jerusalem — ܐܘܪܫܠܡ

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  • Initial Barsoum entry creation by David A. Michelson
  • Data merging, Pleiades and Wikipedia linking, and XML by Thomas A. Carlson
  • Wilmshurst index information entry by Anthony Davis
  • Eastern Syriac name, attestation, and citation of Saint Mark's manuscript by Adam Carter McCollum

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