Tigris - ܕܩܠܬ

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The eastern major river of Mesopotamia, flowing from SE Turkey to the Persian Gulf.

Place Type: river

Attestation

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

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  • 6 Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī, Muʿjam al-buldān (Beirut: Dār al-kutub al-ʿilmiyya, 1990), pp: II:502.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Tigris — ܕܩܠܬ ” in The Syriac Gazetteer last modified June 30, 2014, http://syriaca.org/place/202.

Bibliography:

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Tigris — ܕܩܠܬ .” 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/202.

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Entry Title: Tigris — ܕܩܠܬ

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  • David A. Michelson, general editor, Syriaca.org: The Syriac Reference Portal
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  • Initial Barsoum entry creation by David A. Michelson
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