Barsamya - ܒܪܣܡܝܐ (d. 105)

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Identity

According to tradition, Barsamyā was an early Bishop of Edessa during the reign of the emperor Trajan and a contemporary with the Edessan martyrs Sharbel and Babai.

Names:

  • ܒܪܣܡܝܐ1
  • Barsamya
  • Barsamyā
  • Barsamyā1
  • Barsamya1
  • BARSAMYA2
  • St Barsamya17

Sex: male2

Martyr

  • Martyr 2

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Dates

  • Death: 1052

Works Cited

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

  • 1 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 5, 721.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 2 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques (Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004), entry: 78.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 3 Paul Bedjan (ed.), Acta martyrum et sanctorum (Parisiis; Lipsiae: Harrasssowitz, 1890)., : I, 120-30.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)., : 150 and 151.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Archive.org Bibliographic recordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 5 Addai Scher, Kitāb ašhar šuhadā' al-mašriq (Vies des saints martyrs d'Orient (Mossoul, 1900)., : I, 62-68.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 6 William Cureton, Ancient Syriac documents relative to the earliest establishment of ... (Williams and Norgate, 1864)., : 63-85.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Archive.org Bibliographic record
  • 7 R. Duval, "Les Actes de Scharbil et les Actes de Barsamya." Journal Asiatique vol. 14 (1889, Huitième Série)., : 8th series, 14 (1889), 40- 58.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 8 Rubens Duval, Histoire d'Édesse, politique, religieuse et littéraire : depuis la fondation du royaume de l'Osrhoène, en 132 avant J.-C. jusqu'à la première croisade et la conquête définitive par les Arabes en 1144 A.D. (Amsterdam: Philo Press, 1975)., : 8th series, 18 (1891), 384-90.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 9 P Devos, "Les martyrs persans à travers leurs actes syriaques." in (Rome, 1966)., : 10 (1891), 479.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 10 Alfred Baudrillart et al., Dictionnaire d'histoire et de géographie ecclésiastiques (Paris: Letouzey et Ané, 1912)., : VI, col. 944.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 11 Jules Baudot, Léon Chaussin and Benedictines, Vies des saints et des bienheureux selon l'ordre du calendrier: avec l'historique des fêtes (Paris: Librairie Letouzey et Ané, 1935)., : I, 30 January, 615, s.v. Barsimée.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 12 J. B Segal, Edessa 'the blessed city', (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1970)., : 82-87.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 13 Pontificia Università lateranense and Istituto Giovanni XXIII, Bibliotheca sanctorum (Roma: Istituto Giovanni XXIII nella Pontificia Università lateranense, 1961-1970)., : II, 838-39.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 14 Lutz Greisiger, "Šarbēl, Göttin von Arbela – Šarbēl, alias Tūṯāēl, Märtyrer in Edessa: Religions- und überlieferungsgeschichtliche Probleme." in Lutz Greisiger et al. (eds.), Edessa in hellenistisch-römischer Zeit : Religion, Kultur und Politik zwischen Ost und West : Beiträge des Internationalen Edessa-Symposiums in Halle an der Saale, 14.-17. Juli 2005 (Beirut: Orient-Institut / Würzburg: Orient Institut ; Ergon (in Kommission), 2009)., : Band 26. Ergänzungen 13, 119-121.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 15 Jürgen Tubach, "Die Personennamen in den Akten der edessenischen Märtyrer Šarbēl und Bar Sāmyā." in Sidney Harrison Griffith and Sven Grebenstein (eds.), Christsein in der islamischen welt festschrift fur martin tamcke zum 60. (S.l.: Eisenbrauns, 2015)., : 27-38.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 16 Lutz Greisiger, Šarbēl, Baḇai, Märtyrer in Edessa Band 26. Ergänzungen 13 (Nordhausen: Bautz, 2006).Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 17 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity (The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013), entry: St Barsamya.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.

How to Cite This Entry

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Barsamya — ܒܪܣܡܝܐ ” in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/1162.

Bibliography:

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Barsamya — ܒܪܣܡܝܐ .” 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/1162.

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