Hananya of Dayr al-Zaʿfaran - [ Syriac Not Available ] (d. 826)

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Identity

In hagiography: Ḥananya of Dayr al-Zaʿfaran was a Syrian Orthodox bishop of Mardin and Kfartuto. He built a monastery that was named after him on the ruins of the monastery of Slemun.

Names:

  • Hananya of Dayr al-Zaʿfaran
  • ḤANĀNYA DE DAYR AL-ZA'FARĀN1

Sex: male1


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Dates

  • Death: 8261


Works Cited

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  • 1 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques (Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004), entry: 187.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 3 Paul Peeters and Société de Bollandistes, Bibliotheca hagiographica orientalis (1910)., : 373.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Archive.org Bibliographic recordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 4 Addai Scher, "La vie de Mar Benjamin." Zeitschrift für Assyriologiee vol. 12 (1897)., : 91-92. Note: Appendix to the .Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 5 Isaac Barsaum, Nuzhat al-aḏhān fī ta'rīh Dayr al-Za‘farān (Histoire du couvent de S. Hanania appelé Deir-uz-Zapharan) (Mardin, 1917)., : 14-19.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 6 al-Šābuštī, Kitāb al-diyārāt (Bagdad, 1966)., : 281. Note: The appendix of Barsaum in the text of Shābushtī confuses this monastery with the homonym which speaks of the author. Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 7 Enciclopedia dei santi: le chiese orientali [= Bibliotheca sanctorum orientalium] (Roma: Città nuova, 1998)., : II, 156-57.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
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How to Cite This Entry

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Hananya of Dayr al-Zaʿfaran” in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/1264.

Bibliography:

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Hananya of Dayr al-Zaʿfaran.” 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/1264.

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  • 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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