Arbela - ܐܪܒܝܠ

http://syriaca.org/place/13
Capital of modern Kurdistan, in eastern Iraq.1

Place Type: settlement

Location

  • Coordinates :
    • Lat. 36.191111° Long. 44.009167°2

Brief Descriptions

  • ܐܰܬܪܐ ܕܰܠܡܰܕܢܰܚ ܓܰܪܒܰܝ ܡܰܘܨܰܠ ܡܰܫܩܠܐ ܕܰܬܪܝܢ ܝܰܘܡܝ̈ܢ3
  • بلدة بين المشرق والجنوب عن الموصل مرحلة يومين4
  • 45. Arbela1
  • a town about two day journey southeast of Mosul.5

Attestation

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

    8
  Is this record complete?

Works Cited

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

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8 Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī, Muʿjam al-buldān (Beirut: Dār al-kutub al-ʿilmiyya, 1990), pp: I:167.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Arbela — ܐܪܒܝܠ ” in The Syriac Gazetteer last modified June 30, 2014, http://syriaca.org/place/13.

Bibliography:

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Arbela — ܐܪܒܝܠ .” 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/13.

About this Entry

Entry Title: Arbela — ܐܪܒܝܠ

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 and David A. Michelson, entry contributors, “Arbela — ܐܪܒܝܠ

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
  • Wilmshurst index information entry by Anthony Davis

Copyright and License for Reuse

Except otherwise noted, this page is © 2014.

Distributed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.

This entry incorporates copyrighted material from the following work(s):

used under a Creative Commons Attribution license

Show full citation information...