Cyrrhus - ܩܘܪܘܣ

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An ancient and medieval city 70 km north of Aleppo.

Place Type: settlement

Location

  • Coordinates:
    • Lat. 36.73466° Long. 36.94896°1

Attestation

  • Attestation of name قُوْرُس 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: 127, 347, 402, 407, maps: Map I B1.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: 359.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: 330.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: 377.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 5 Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī, Muʿjam al-buldān (Beirut: Dār al-kutub al-ʿilmiyya, 1990), pp: IV:467.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record

Names

  • ܩܘܪܘܣ
  • Cyrrhus1, 4
  • ܩܽܘܪܳܘܣ2
  • قورس3
  • قُوْرُس5

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Cyrrhus — ܩܘܪܘܣ ” in The Syriac Gazetteer last modified June 30, 2014, http://syriaca.org/place/65.

Bibliography:

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Cyrrhus — ܩܘܪܘܣ .” 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/65.

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Entry Title: Cyrrhus — ܩܘܪܘܣ

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

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