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Jacob   Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint, 627 - 717) Names: JACQUES (YA'QŪB)In hagiography: Jacob was a monk, visionary, and chanter from Beth Garmai . He took over the leadership of a monastery founded by Ishoʿyahb which ...URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1294
Jacob - ܝܥܩܘܒ   Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint, d. 371) Names: YaʿqōbJacob and AzadYaʿqōbJacquesJACQUES ET ĀZĀDJacob was a Priest of Beth Naggare near Adiabene who was martyred with the deacon Azad during the persecution of Shapur II. The executioner ...URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1301
Jacob, bishop of Phesilta   Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint, active 500-599) Names: JACQUESIn hagiography: Jacob was a disciple of Jacob Baradaeus who became bishop of the monastery of Phesilta .URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1295
Jacob Baradaeus - ܝܥܩܘܒ ܒܘܪܕܥܝܐ   Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint  A Guide to Syriac Authorsauthor, d. 578) Names: Yaʿqub Burdʿoyo Mar Jacob Baradaeus Jacob Burdʿoyo Jacob BaradaeusYaqub BurdoyoYa‘qub Burd‘oyoJacob Burdoyo" Bp. of Edessa (542–578) and missionary. "URI: http://syriaca.org/person/69
Jacob of Adiabene - ܝܥܩܘܒ ܛܢܢܐ   Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint, d. 344) Names: Yaʿqub ṭanānāJohn and JacobYaʿqōḇ ṭanānāJacques le Zélote (d’Adiabène)JEAN ET JACQUESJacob, the zealot priest, was arrested with Yuḥanān bar Maryam (John), Bishop of Arbela , during the time of Shapur. They were decapitated at Beth Lapaṭ. URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1322
Jacob of Edessa - ܝܥܩܘܒ ܕܐܘܪܗܝ   Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint  A Guide to Syriac Authorsauthor, ca. 630 - 708) Names: Yaʿqub of Edessa Mar Jacob of Edessa Jacob of Edessa Yaqub of EdessaYa‘qub of Edessa Jacques d’Édesse JACQUES D'EDESSE" Bp. of Edessa (ca. 684–9, 708) and scholar. "URI: http://syriaca.org/person/113
Jacob of Nisibis - ܝܥܩܘܒ ܕܢܨܝܒܝܢ   Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint  A Guide to Syriac Authorsauthor, d. 337/8, active 308-338) Names: Yaʿqub of Nisibis St. Jacob, bishop of Nisibin Jacob of Nisibis Yaqub of NisibisYa‘qub of NisibisYaʿqōbJacob of Nisibis" First recorded bp. of Nisibis. "URI: http://syriaca.org/person/811
Jacob of Samosata - ܝܥܩܘܒ   Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint) Names: YaʿqōbYaʿqōbJacquesJacob was a martyr of Samosata .URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1797
Jacob of Serugh - ܝܥܩܘܒ ܕܣܪܘܓ   Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint  A Guide to Syriac Authorsauthor, ca. 451 - 521) Names: Yaʿqub of Serugh Mar Jacob of Sarug , the Malphono Jacob of Serugh Jacob of SarugYaqub of SerughYa‘qub of Serugh Jacques de Serugh " Poet, known as ‘the Flute of the Holy Spirit and the Harp of the Church’; bp. of Baṭnan da-Srug (519–21). "URI: http://syriaca.org/person/42
Jacob the Apostle - ܝܥܩܘܒ   Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint) Names: YaʿqōbJames, brother of the LordYaʾqôḇJacques apôtre (Apocalypse)Jacques, frère du SeigneurJames Jacob the Apostle the apostle, known as the brother of the Lord. URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1798
Jacob the Cut-Up - ܝܥܩܘܒ ܡܦܣܩܐ   Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint, active 399-421) Names: Yaʿqōb MpasqāYaʾqōḇ MpasqāJacques l’IntercisJACQUES L'INTERCISSt Jacob the Cut-UpJacob "the cut-up" was a noble Persian from the Royal City of Beth Lapaṭ . He became a ...URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1296
Jacob the Lame - ܝܥܩܘܒ ܚܓܝܪܐ   Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint) Names: Yaʿqōḇ ḤgīrāYaʾqōḇ ḤgīrāJacques le Boiteux Jacob the Lame or "the Lame" was a wise man who came into the Syriac tradition via the Syriac translation of Palladius .URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1799
Jacob the Notary - ܝܥܩܘܒ ܢܘܛܪܐ   Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint, d. 422) Names: Yaʿqōb NoṭaroYaʾqōḇ nōṭārāJacques le notaireJACQUES LE NOTAIREJacob the notary was of Greek origin, but he became the secretary for the Persian shah. He was forced in...URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1297
Jacob the Priest - ܝܥܩܘܒ   Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint, d. 347) Names: YaʿqōbYaʾqōḇJacquesJACQUES Jacob the priest and his sister Mary were martyrs from the village of ...URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1302
Jacob the Reclus   Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint) Names: JACQUES LE RECLUSIn hagiography: This Jacob the Recluse is mentioned as the founder of a monastery in Siirt together with Mar Hwisa at an unknown date.URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1298
Jacob the Recluse - ܝܥܩܘܒ   Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint, d. 421) Names: YaʿqōbJacob the ReclusYaʾqōḇJacques le ReclusJacques le Reclus (de Salah)JACQUES LE RECLUSSt Jacob the RecluseJacob the Recluse fled for the desert of Egypt during the persecution of the emperor Julian. He then headed to East to Mesopotamia with ...URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1299
Jacob the Wandering Monk - ܝܥܩܘܒ   Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint) Names: YaʿqōḇYaʾqōḇJacques le Moine errant Jacob the Wandering Monk is commemorated in Jacob the Wandering Monk (text) . Jacob was a wanderering monk from a small town called Parpîrônâ. ...URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1800
James of the Monastery of the Edessenes   Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint) Names: (Two) MonksJames of the Monastery of the EdessenesMoines (Deux)In hagiography: James of the Mon...URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1933
Job of Adiabene   Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint) Names: JOB (D'ADIABÈNE)In hagiography: Job of Adiabene was a doctor (great teacher) of the Syriac church.URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1324
Job the Just - ܐܝܧܒ ܙܕܝܩܐ   Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint) Names: IyōḇʾĪyōḇJob Job the Just is a biblical patriarch known for his patience in suffering.URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1829
John - ܝܘܚܢܢ   Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint) Names: YōḥanānYōḥanānJeanJohn is one of the fathers of Egypt, commemorated with other Egyptian fathers in a poem by Timotheos of Gargar .URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1806
John - ܝܘܚܢܢ   Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint) Names: YōḥanānYōḥanānJean John is commemorated in John and Sosiana (text) , a work surviving in at least 3 manuscripts including ms London, British Library, Add. 14647, ...URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1820
John - ܝܘܚܢܢ   Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint) Names: YōḥanānYōḥanānJeanJohn lived in Decapolis and was a healer.URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1801
John - ܝܘܚܢܢ   Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint) Names: YōḥanānYōḥanānJean John is a desert father commemorated with Apollo , and he came ...URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1802
John - ܝܘܚܢܢ   Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint) Names: YōḥanānYōḥanānJean John is commemorated in John, Arcadius, Xenophon, and Mary (text) , a work surviving in at least 6 manuscripts including ms Paris, Bibliothèque nationale, ...URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1805