Azad - ܐܙܕ (d. 341)

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Identity

Azād was a eunuch at the court of Shapur II who was martyred a week after Simeon Bar Sabbaʿe at the gate of the palace of Karka d-Ledan.

Names:

  • ܐܙܕ1
  • Azad
  • Azād
  • Azad1
  • ĀZĀD2
  • ʾĀzād1

Sex: eunuch2

Martyr

  • Martyr 2

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Dates

  • Death: 3412

Works Cited

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  • 1 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 47.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 2 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques (Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004), entry: 63.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 3 Paul Bedjan (ed.), Acta martyrum et sanctorum (Parisiis; Lipsiae: Harrasssowitz, 1890)., : II, 248-51.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 4 Paul Peeters and Société de Bollandistes, Bibliotheca hagiographica orientalis (1910)., : 124.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Archive.org Bibliographic recordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 5 Stefano Evodio Assemani, Acta Sanctorum Martyrum Orientalium et Occidentalium vol. 1 (Typis Josephi Collini, 1748)., : 45-50.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Archive.org Bibliographic record
  • 6 F. LaGrange, Actes Des Martyrs d'Orient (1852)., : 58-60.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Archive.org Bibliographic record
  • 7 Henri Leclercq, Les martyrs; recuiel de pièces sur les martyrs depuis les origines du christianisme jusqu'au XXe siècle; (Paris: H. Oudin, 1902)., : III, 163-64.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 8 Addai Scher, Kitāb ašhar šuhadā' al-mašriq (Vies des saints martyrs d'Orient (Mossoul, 1900)., : I, 252-56.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 9 Paul Bedjan (ed.), Acta martyrum et sanctorum (Parisiis; Lipsiae: Harrasssowitz, 1890)., : II, 241-48. Note: Allusions in .Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 10 Paul Peeters and Société de Bollandistes, Bibliotheca hagiographica orientalis (1910)., : 704.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Archive.org Bibliographic recordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 11 P Devos, "Commémoraisons de martyrs persans dans le synaxaire de Lund." Analecta Bollandiana vol. 81 (1963)., : 148-49. Note: Other references, notably in Sozomen and .Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 12 G Wiessner, Zur Märtyrerüberlieferung aus des Christenverfolgung Schapurs (Göttingen, 1967)., : 128-44.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
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How to Cite This Entry

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Azad — ܐܙܕ ” in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/1148.

Bibliography:

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Azad — ܐܙܕ .” In Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints, edited by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent and David A. Michelson. Vol. 1 of Gateway to the Syriac Saints, edited by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al.. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published August 17, 2016. http://syriaca.org/person/1148.

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  • Editing, proofreading, data entry and revision by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent
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  • Entries adapted from the work of Ugo Zanetti
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