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Ancient city situated on the west bank of the Middle Euphrates, today known as Tell Ṣāliḥiyya, some 90 km. south-east of Dayr al-Zor, Syria.1

Place Type: settlement

Location

  • Coordinates:
    • Lat. 34.747°
    • Long. 40.73°2

Brief Descriptions

  • 178. Dura-Europos1
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Sources

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  • 1 Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage ( Piscataway, NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011) http://syriaca.org/bibl/1, pp: 132-133.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) http://syriaca.org/bibl/1, pp: 114, 132–133 (with fig. 45), 209, 314–315, maps: Map I B2.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 3 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity ( The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013) http://syriaca.org/bibl/5, entry: Dura Europos.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson, “ Dura-Europos” in The Syriac Gazetteer last modified January 14, 2014, http://syriaca.org/place/77.

Bibliography:

Carlson, Thomas A., “ Dura-Europos.” 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/77.

About this Entry

Entry Title: Dura-Europos

Publication Date: January 14, 2014

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  • David A. Michelson, general editor, Syriaca.org: The Syriac Reference Portal
  • Thomas A. Carlson and David A. Michelson, editors, The Syriac Gazetteer
  • Carlson, Thomas A., entry contributor, “ Dura-Europos

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  • Data merging, Pleiades and Wikipedia linking, and XML by Thomas A. Carlson

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