Brikhishoʿ bar Eshkafe - ܒܪܝܟܝܫܘܥ ܒܪ ܐܫܟܦ̈ܐ (sometime between 1250 - 1450) This page is an entry in A Guide to Syriac Authors


Author, and abbot of Beth Qoqa, possibly during the 14th century1, 2


  • ܒܪܝܟܝܫܘܥ ܒܪ ܐܫܟܦ̈ܐ
  • Brikhishoʿ bar Eshkafe
  • Brikhishoʿ bar Eshkafe1
  • Brikishoʿ bar Eskape of Beth Qoqa
  • Berikhishô‘3
  • Rabban Bĕrîk(h)îšôʿ bar Eškàp(h)ē, Abt von Bêt(h) Qôqā2


    Works by Brikhishoʿ bar Eshkafe in the New Handbook of Syriac Literature

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    • Floruit: 14th century?1, 2

    Works Cited

    Any information without attribution has been created following the editorial guidelines.

    • 1 A. Mengozzi, "ʿOnithā." in Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), pp: 318, entry: 409.Link to Bibliographic Record.Link to Bibliographic Record.Link to e-GEDSH entry
    • 2 Anton Baumstark, Geschichte der syrischen Literatur mit Ausschluß der christlich-palästinensischen Texte (Bonn: A. Marcus und E. Webers Verlag Dr. jur. Albert Ahn, 1922), pp: 323, 323.Link to Bibliographic Record.Link to Bibliographic record
    • 3 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 1727.Link to Bibliographic Record.
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    How to Cite This Entry

    David A. Michelson et al., “Brikhishoʿ bar Eshkafe — ܒܪܝܟܝܫܘܥ ܒܪ ܐܫܟܦ̈ܐ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified December 9, 2016,


    David A. Michelson et al., “Brikhishoʿ bar Eshkafe — ܒܪܝܟܝܫܘܥ ܒܪ ܐܫܟܦ̈ܐ .” 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 December 9, 2016.

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    Entry Title: Brikhishoʿ bar Eshkafe — ܒܪܝܟܝܫܘܥ ܒܪ ܐܫܟܦ̈ܐ

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    • 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
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    • Normalization of GEDSH dates and entry matching with records by Alex Vawter

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