Severus - ܐܦܝܣܩܘܦܐ ܣܘܝܪܝܘܣ (sometime between 600 - 700) This page is an entry in A Guide to Syriac Authors



  • ܐܦܝܣܩܘܦܐ ܣܘܝܪܝܘܣ3
  • ܐܶܦܝܣܩܘܦܐ ܣܶܘܝܪܝܘܣ3
  • الاسقف سويريوس2
  • Severus the Synkellos
  • Bishop Severus1
  • Severos
  • Severus


  • Bishop 1

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  • Floruit: 7th century1

Works Cited

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  • 1 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, The Scattered Pearls: A History of Syriac Literature and Sciences, trans. Matti Moosa, 2nd rev. ed. (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2003), entry: 98, pp: 329.Link to Bibliographic Record.
  • 2 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, al-Luʼluʼ al-manthūr fī tārīkh al-ʻulūm wa-al-ādāb al-Suryāniyyah, 4th ed. (Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1987), pp: 287.Link to Bibliographic Record.
  • 3 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, Berule bdire d-ʿal yulpone suryoye hdire, trans. Philoxenos Yuḥanon Dolabani, 2nd ed. (Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1991), pp: 313.Link to Bibliographic Record.
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Severus  Has literary connection to place (1) records.
Armenia (region) - ܐܪܡܢܝܐA mountainous region between the Caspian Sea and eastern Anatolia, south of Georgia and north of Kurdistan.URI:

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James E. Walters et al., “Severus — ܐܦܝܣܩܘܦܐ ܣܘܝܪܝܘܣ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified August 17, 2016,


James E. Walters et al., “Severus — ܐܦܝܣܩܘܦܐ ܣܘܝܪܝܘܣ .” In A Guide to Syriac Authors, edited by David A. Michelson and Nathan P. Gibson. Vol. 2 of The Syriac Biographical Dictionary, edited by David A. Michelson., 2016-. Entry published August 17, 2016.

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Entry Title: Severus — ܐܦܝܣܩܘܦܐ ܣܘܝܪܝܘܣ

Additional Credit:

  • Data from Macuch, Abuna, De Urbina, Duval, Assemani (vols. 1-2), Chabot, Wright, and Brock collected, verified, reconciled, and entered by Kristian Heal
  • German data entry by Samer Khader
  • Editing, document design, proofreading, data entry by David A. Michelson
  • Matching with records, data entry, data transformation, conversion to XML by Nathan P. Gibson
  • GEDSH and Barsoum English name entry, matching with records by James E. Walters
  • Editing, disambiguation research, conversion to XML by Thomas A. Carlson
  • Syriac name entry by Robert Aydin
  • Arabic name entry by Jad Kaado
  • Editorial oversight for GEDSH and Barsoum English text entry, and proofreading by Christopher Johnson
  • GEDSH and Barsoum English text entry and proofreading by the Syriac Research Group, University of Alabama

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