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The sea that separates the Arabian peninsula from Iran.

Place Type: open-water

Location

  • Coordinates :
    • Lat. 27.0000001° Long. 50.9999999°3

Attestation

  • Attestation of name بحر فارس 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), map: Map I D3, II D3.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.
  • 2 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity (The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013), entry: Persian gulf.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.
  • 3 http://pleiades.stoa.org/places/29713
  • 4 Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī, Muʿjam al-buldān (Beirut: Dār al-kutub al-ʿilmiyya, 1990), p: I:408.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson, “Persian Gulf” in last modified June 30, 2014, http://syriaca.org/place/156.

Bibliography:

Thomas A. Carlson, “Persian Gulf.” In , edited by ., edited by David A. Michelson et al.. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published June 30, 2014. http://syriaca.org/place/156.

About this Entry

Entry Title: Persian Gulf

Additional Credit:

  • Data merging, Pleiades and Wikipedia linking, and XML by Thomas A. Carlson
  • Record validation, normalization, and revisions for the second edition (2.0) by David A. Michelson
  • Record validation, normalization, and revisions for the second edition (2.0) by William L. Potter
  • Record validation, normalization, and revisions for the second edition (2.0) by Daniel L. Schwartz

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