Mayuma - ܡܐܝܘܡܐ

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The port city of Gaza.

Place Type: settlement

Location

  • Coordinates:
    • Lat. 31.530845° Long. 34.433158°5

Brief Descriptions

  • ܠܡܺܐܢܳܐ ܚܰܪܝܒܳܐ ܒܩܘܪܒܳܐ ܕܥܰܙܐ ܥܰܠ ܝܰܕ ܝܰܡܳܐ ܡܶܨܥܳܝܐ.2
  • مينا خرب بقرب غزة على سيف بحر الروم.3
  • an ancient port on the Mediterranean, near Gazza.4

Disambiguation

    Not the same conceptual place as Gaza.
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Works Cited

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

  • 1 Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), pp: 144, 155, 174, 211, 220, 231, 331, 368, 448.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 2 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, Berule bdire d-ʿal yulpone suryoye hdire, trans. Philoxenos Yuḥanon Dolabani, 2nd ed. (Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1991), pp: 561.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 3 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, al-Luʼluʼ al-manthūr fī tārīkh al-ʻulūm wa-al-ādāb al-Suryāniyyah, 4th ed. (Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1987), pp: 519.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 4 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: 556.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 5 http://pleiades.stoa.org/places/687903

Names

  • ܡܐܝܘܡܐ
  • Mayuma4
  • ܡܰܐܝܘܡܰܐ2
  • مايوما3
  • Maïuma1

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Mayuma — ܡܐܝܘܡܐ ” in The Syriac Gazetteer last modified January 14, 2014, http://syriaca.org/place/456.

Bibliography:

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Mayuma — ܡܐܝܘܡܐ .” In The Syriac Gazetteer, edited by Thomas A. Carlson and David A. Michelson. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published January 14, 2014. http://syriaca.org/place/456.

About this Entry

Entry Title: Mayuma — ܡܐܝܘܡܐ

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, “Mayuma — ܡܐܝܘܡܐ

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
  • Arabic description entry by Dayroyo Roger-Youssef Akhrass

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