Mabbug - ܡܒܘܓ

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A city between Aleppo and the Euphrates river.

Place Type: settlement

Location

  • Coordinates:
    • Lat. 36.53333° Long. 37.95°1

Brief Descriptions

  • ܡܕܝܢܬܳܐ ܗܘܳܬ ܪܰܒܬܐ ܕܒܐܘܚܕܳܢܳܐ ܕܚܳܠܳܒ ܠܓܰܪܒܰܝ ܡܰܕܢܚܳܗ̇ ܒܶܝܬ ܠܳܗ̇ ܠܰܦܪܳܬ ܐܝܬ ܬܠܳܬܐ ܦܪ̈ܣܚܶܐ ܝܰܘܡܳܢ ܩܰܣܛܪܰܐ ܗܘܳܬ. 2
  • مدينة كبيرة من ولاية حلب في شماليها الشرقي بينها وبين الفرات ثلاثة فراسخ وهي اليوم بليدة.3
  • once a large town in the northeastern part of the province of Aleppo, three leagues from the Euphrates. Today it is a small town.4

Attestation

  • Attestation of name مَنْبِج in the Muʿjam al-buldān of Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī.

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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: 45, 107, 128, 144, 178, 238, 285, 291, 327, 332–333, 336, 345, 384, 401, 402, 409, 418, maps: Map I B1.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 2 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, Berule bdire d-ʿal yulpone suryoye hdire, trans. Philoxenos Yuḥanon Dolabani, 2nd ed. (Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1991), pp: 562.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: 520.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 4 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: 556.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: Hierapolis, Mabbug.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 6 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: 62-63.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 7 Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī, Muʿjam al-buldān (Beirut: Dār al-kutub al-ʿilmiyya, 1990), pp: V:237.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Mabbug — ܡܒܘܓ ” in The Syriac Gazetteer last modified June 30, 2014, http://syriaca.org/place/122.

Bibliography:

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Mabbug — ܡܒܘܓ .” In The Syriac Gazetteer, edited by Thomas A. Carlson and David A. Michelson. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published June 30, 2014. http://syriaca.org/place/122.

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Entry Title: Mabbug — ܡܒܘܓ

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  • David A. Michelson, general editor, Syriaca.org: The Syriac Reference Portal
  • Thomas A. Carlson and David A. Michelson, editors, The Syriac Gazetteer
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  • 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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