Elian - [ Syriac Not Available ] (d. 284)

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Identity

In hagiography: Elian was a third-century martyr from Emesa. He was a doctor and was executed by his own father. The bishop Paul built a church in his honor.

Names:

  • Elian
  • ÉLIĀN1
  • St Elian5

Sex: male1

Martyr

  • Martyr 1

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Dates

  • Death: 2841
  • Floruit: 200-3001


Works Cited

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

  • 1 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques (Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004), entry: 136.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 3 Gabriel Saadé and Zafiro Bekhazi, Saint Elian of Homs ([S.l, 1974)., : Ḥimṣ, 1974.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 4 Enciclopedia dei santi: le chiese orientali [= Bibliotheca sanctorum orientalium] (Roma: Città nuova, 1998)., : I, 757.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 5 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity (The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013), entry: St Elian.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.

How to Cite This Entry

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Elian” in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/1217.

Bibliography:

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Elian.” 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/1217.

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Entry Title: Elian

Additional Credit:

  • Editing, proofreading, data entry and revision by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent
  • Data architecture and encoding by David A. Michelson
  • Editing, Syriac data conversion, data entry, and reconciling by Adam P. Kane
  • Editing and Syriac data proofreading by Aram Bar Schabo
  • Entries adapted from the work of Jean Maurice Fiey
  • Entries adapted from the work of Ugo Zanetti
  • Entries adapted from the work of Claude Detienne

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