John bar Kipho - ܝܘܚܢܢ ܒܪ ܟܐܦܐ (d. 688) This page is an entry in A Guide to Syriac Authors



  • ܝܘܚܢܢ ܒܪ ܟܐܦܐ
  • ܝܘܚܢܢ ܩܕܡܝܐ ܡܦܪܝܢܐ ܕܬܓܪܝܬ3
  • ܝܘܚܰܢܢ ܩܰܕܡܳܝܐ ܡܰܦܪܝܳܢܐ ܕܬܰܓܪܝܬ3
  • يوحنا الاول مفريان تكريت2
  • John bar Kipho
  • John I, Maphryono of Takrit1
  • Yuḥanon bar Kipho


  • Maphryono of Takrit 1

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  • Death: 6881

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: 107, pp: 334.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: 291.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: 316.Link to Bibliographic Record.
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Mor Matay (monastery) - ܕܝܪܐ ܕܡܪܝ ܡܬܝ Names: Matthew Monasterymonastery of Mar MattayMār Mattai"Located on the Alfof Mountain known in Arabic as Jabal Maqlūb 35 km northeast of Mosul the monastery is mostly known by its..."URI:
Tagrit (settlement) - ܬܓܪܝܬ Names: TikritTakritTagrīt"Tagrit is a modern city located on the west bank of the Tigris, almost mid-way between Mosul and Baghdad."URI:
Reshʿayna (settlement) - ܪܝܫ ܥܝܢܐ Names: TheodosiopolisRaʾs al-ʿAynCeylanpınarResülaynRish ʿAynaReshaynaResh‘aynaRaʾs al-AynRaʾs al-‘AynRish AynaRish ‘AynaResh AynaResh ‘AynaRaʾs al-AynRaʾs al-’AynRaʾs al-AynRaʾs al-AynRaʾs al-‘AynRaʾs al-‘Ayn"City on the Khabur located in the eastern part of ancient Osrhoene and today straddling the Turkish Syrian border the Syrian part now..."URI:
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How to Cite This Entry

James E. Walters et al., “John bar Kipho — ܝܘܚܢܢ ܒܪ ܟܐܦܐ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified August 17, 2016,


James E. Walters et al., “John bar Kipho — ܝܘܚܢܢ ܒܪ ܟܐܦܐ .” 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: John bar Kipho — ܝܘܚܢܢ ܒܪ ܟܐܦܐ

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  • 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 Philemon Kirlles
  • 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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