Baghdad - ܒܓܕܕ

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City on the Tigris, approximately 35 km. north of Seleucia-Ctesiphon.1

Place Type: settlement

Location

  • Coordinates:
    • Lat. 33.325° Long. 44.422°2

Brief Descriptions

  • 68. Baghdad1

Attestation

  • Attestation of name بغداد 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: 50-51.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 2 Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), pp: 17, 21, 23, 40 (fig. 13), 41, 50–51, 54, 70–71, 72, 73–74, 92, 100, 127, 169, 181, 185, 205, 207, 215, 219–222, 244, 251, 262, 280, 301, 314, 350, 354, 360, 365, 371, 372, 378, 388, 389, 392, 395–396 (with fig. 115), 398, 399, 424, 429–430, 439, 444, maps: Map II C2.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 3 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, Berule bdire d-ʿal yulpone suryoye hdire, trans. Philoxenos Yuḥanon Dolabani, 2nd ed. (Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1991), pp: 537.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 4 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, al-Luʼluʼ al-manthūr fī tārīkh al-ʻulūm wa-al-ādāb al-Suryāniyyah, 4th ed. (Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1987), pp: 505.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 5 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: 552.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 6 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity (The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013), entry: Baghdad.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 7 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: 12, 16, 17, 18, 52, 127, 176, 178, 180, 182-187, 192, 198, 210, 237, 261, 264, 265, 282, 316, 342, 344, 345, 348.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 8 Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī, Muʿjam al-buldān (Beirut: Dār al-kutub al-ʿilmiyya, 1990), pp: I:541.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Baghdad — ܒܓܕܕ ” in The Syriac Gazetteer last modified June 30, 2014, http://syriaca.org/place/41.

Bibliography:

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Baghdad — ܒܓܕܕ .” 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/41.

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Entry Title: Baghdad — ܒܓܕܕ

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  • Initial Barsoum entry creation by David A. Michelson
  • Data merging, Pleiades and Wikipedia linking, and XML by Thomas A. Carlson
  • Wilmshurst index information entry by Anthony Davis

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