Karka d-Beth Slokh - ܟܪܟܐ ܕܒܝܬ ܣܠܘܟ

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The name occurs in the 6th cent. ‘History of Karka d- Beth Slokh and its Martyrs’ published by Bedjan, and it means literally 'Fortress of the House of Seleucus.'1

Place Type: settlement

Location

  • Coordinates:
    • Lat. 35.468099°
    • Long. 44.3953°2

Brief Descriptions

  • ܡܕܺܝܢܰܬ ܟܰܪܟܘܟ ܗܳܝ ܕܰܒܥܪܰܐܩ.3
  • هي مدينة كركوك في العراق.4
  • 316. Karka d-Beth Slokh1
  • the present city of Kirkuk, in Iraq.5
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Sources

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  • 1 Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage ( Piscataway, NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011) http://syriaca.org/bibl/1, pp: 242.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) http://syriaca.org/bibl/1, pp: 11, 71, 92, 100, 171, 202, 218, 242, 362, 378, maps: Map I C2, II C2, IV.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) http://syriaca.org/bibl/3, pp: 560.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) http://syriaca.org/bibl/2, pp: 518.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) http://syriaca.org/bibl/4, pp: 555.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) http://syriaca.org/bibl/5, entry: Karka de Beth Selok.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) http://syriaca.org/bibl/9, pp: 13, 46, 47, 82, 114, 124, 127, 144, 171, 172, 175-176, 177, 178-182, 182, 186, 210, 223, 268, 269, 353.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record

Names

  • ܟܪܟܐ ܕܒܝܬ ܣܠܘܟ
  • Karka d-Beth Slokh 2
  • ܟܪܟ ܣܠܘܟ 3
  • ܟܰܪܟܘܟ 3
  • كرخ سلوخ 4
  • كركوك 4
  • Karka de Beth Selok 6
  • Karkā d'Beṯ Ṣlōḥ 7
  • Karkh Slukh 5
  • Kirkuk 2, 5
  • Kirkūk 7
  • Slōḥ 7

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “ Karka d-Beth Slokh — ܟܪܟܐ ܕܒܝܬ ܣܠܘܟ ” in The Syriac Gazetteer last modified January 14, 2014, http://syriaca.org/place/108.

Bibliography:

Carlson, Thomas A. et al., “ Karka d-Beth Slokh — ܟܪܟܐ ܕܒܝܬ ܣܠܘܟ .” In The Syriac Gazetteer, edited by Thomas A. Carlson and David A. Michelson. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published January 14, 2014. http://syriaca.org/place/108.

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Entry Title: Karka d-Beth Slokh — ܟܪܟܐ ܕܒܝܬ ܣܠܘܟ

Publication Date: January 14, 2014

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
  • Carlson, Thomas A. and David A. Michelson, entry contributors, “ Karka d-Beth Slokh — ܟܪܟܐ ܕܒܝܬ ܣܠܘܟ

Additional Credit:

  • Initial Barsoum entry creation by David A. Michelson
  • Data merging, Pleiades and Wikipedia linking, and XML by Thomas A. Carlson
  • Syriac description entry by Robert Aydin
  • Arabic description entry by Dayroyo Roger-Youssef Akhrass
  • Wilmshurst index information entry by Anthony Davis

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  • Ignatius Afram Barsoum, Berule bdire d-ʿal yulpone suryoye hdire, trans. Philoxenos Yuḥanon Dolabani, 2nd ed. ( Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1991) http://syriaca.org/bibl/3, pp: 560.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • Ignatius Afram Barsoum, al-Luʼluʼ al-manthūr fī tārīkh al-ʻulūm wa-al-ādāb al-Suryāniyyah, 4th ed. ( Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1987) http://syriaca.org/bibl/2, pp: 518.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • Ignatius Afram Barsoum, The Scattered Pearls: A History of Syriac Literature and Sciences, trans. Matti Moosa, 2nd rev. ed. ( Piscataway, NJ: Gorgias Press, 2003) http://syriaca.org/bibl/4, pp: 555.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
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