ʿAyn Zarba - ܥܝܢ ܙܪܒܐ

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A city in Cilicia, a provincial capital of the Roman Empire and for a time the capital of the Armenian Kingdom of Cilicia.

Place Type: settlement

Location

  • Coordinates:
    • Lat. 37.263889° Long. 35.905556°1

Brief Descriptions

  • ܡܕܝܢܬܳܐ ܕܰܒܩܝܠܺܝܩܝܰܐ ܣܺܝܡܳܐ ܗܘܳܬ ܥܰܠ ܢܗܰܪ ܓܺܝ̣ܚܘܢ ܘܝܰܘܡܳܢ ܗܘܳܬ ܩܪܺܝܬܳܐ ܕܡܶܬܶܐܡܰܪ ܠܳܗ̇ ܐܰܢܐܙܘܪܐ.2
  • مدينة في قيليقية كانت واقعة على نهر جيحان وامست الان قرية يقال لها انازروه.3
  • a town in Cilicia, on the river Jījān. Today it is a small village called Anāzūra.4

Attestation

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

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Deprecation

  1. : Dolabani's printer misread the initial olaph of this name as a zayn.
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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: 35, maps: Map I A1, II A1.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: 559.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: 517.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: 551.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 5 Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī, Muʿjam al-buldān (Beirut: Dār al-kutub al-ʿilmiyya, 1990), pp: IV:201.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record

Names

  • ܥܝܢ ܙܪܒܐ
  • ʿAyn Zarba1, 4
  • ܐܰܢܐܙܘܪܐ2
  • ܙܢܐܙܪܒܐ2
  • ܥܰܝܢܕܰܐܒܐ2
  • انازربة3
  • انازروه3
  • عين زربة3
  • عينُ زَربَى5
  • Anazarba1
  • Anāzarba4
  • Anazarbos1
  • Anāzūra4

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “ʿAyn Zarba — ܥܝܢ ܙܪܒܐ ” in The Syriac Gazetteer last modified December 9, 2016, http://syriaca.org/place/9.

Bibliography:

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “ʿAyn Zarba — ܥܝܢ ܙܪܒܐ .” In The Syriac Gazetteer, edited by Thomas A. Carlson and David A. Michelson. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published December 9, 2016. http://syriaca.org/place/9.

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Entry Title: ʿAyn Zarba — ܥܝܢ ܙܪܒܐ

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  • Initial Barsoum entry creation by David A. Michelson
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  • Syriac description entry by Robert Aydin
  • Arabic description entry by Dayroyo Roger-Youssef Akhrass

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