Qaraqosh - ܒܝܬ ܟܘܕܝܕܐ

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A sizable town located to the east of Mosul, on the same road along which Barṭelle and Karamlish are located.1

Place Type: settlement

Location

Brief Descriptions

  • ܩܪܝܬܐ ܪܰܒܬܳܐ ܕܒܐܘܚܕܳܢܐ ܕܢܝܺܢܘܶܐ ܠܡܰܕܢܚܐ ܕܡܰܘܨܠ ܘܡܶܬܐܡܰܪ ܠܗ̇ ܝܰܘܡܳܢ ܩܰܪܰܩܽܘܫ.3
  • قرية كبيرة من اعمال نينوى شرقي مدينة الموصل يقال لها اليوم قرقوش4
  • 441. Qaraqosh1
  • a large village in the province of Nineveh, north of Mosul; now called Qaraqosh.5

Attestation

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

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  • 8 Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī, Muʿjam al-buldān (Beirut: Dār al-kutub al-ʿilmiyya, 1990), pp: I:375.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.

Names

  • ܒܝܬ ܟܘܕܝܕܐ
  • Qaraqosh2, 6
  • ܒܶܝܬ ܟܘܕܰܝܕܐ3
  • باخُدَيْدا8
  • باُخديدة4
  • Beth Khudayda5
  • Beṯ Khūdaidā7
  • Qaraqōsh7

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Qaraqosh — ܒܝܬ ܟܘܕܝܕܐ ” in The Syriac Gazetteer last modified June 30, 2014, http://syriaca.org/place/262.

Bibliography:

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Qaraqosh — ܒܝܬ ܟܘܕܝܕܐ .” 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/262.

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Entry Title: Qaraqosh — ܒܝܬ ܟܘܕܝܕܐ

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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
  • 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

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