Cyriacus, metropolitan of of Tur ʿAbdin - ܩܘܪܝܐܩܘܣ ܕܣܝܓܣܬܐܢ (770) This page is an entry in A Guide to Syriac Authors



  • ܩܘܪܝܐܩܘܣ ܕܣܝܓܣܬܐܢ
  • Cyriacus, metropolitan of of Tur ʿAbdin
  • ܩܘܪܝܐܩܘܣ ܡܝܛܪܘܦܘܠܝܛܐ ܕܛܘܪܥܒܕܝܢ3
  • ܩܘܪܝܰܐܩܘܣ ܡܝܛܪܘܦܘܠܝܛܐ ܕܛܘܪܥܰܒܕܺܝܢ3
  • قرياقس مطران طور عبدين2
  • Quryaqos of Segestan
  • Quryaqos, metropolitan of Tur ‛Abdin1


  • Metropolitan of Tur ‛Abdin 1

Related Places in the Syriac Gazetteer

* This map displays 3 records. Only places with coordinates are displayed.

*Timeline generated with


  • Floruit: 7701

Works Cited

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

  • 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: 134, pp: 365.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: 318.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: 347.Link to Bibliographic Record.
Status: draft
  Is this record complete?

Relationships  Has literary connection to place (2) records.
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:  Different from (2) records.
Cyriacus patriarch of Antioch - ܩܘܪܝܐܩܘܣ (Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac SaintssaintA Guide to Syriac Authorsauthor, d. 817, 793 ) Names: QuryaqosQuryaqos patriarch of Antioch Qyriaqos of AntiochQyriaqos of TagritKyriakosCyriaque de TagritCyriacusCYRIAQUEKyriakos of Tagrit"Patr of Antioch ordained on 17 Aug 793 in Ḥarran died in June or August 817 in Mosul the sources are not unanimous..."URI:  Has relation to place (3) records.
Ṭur ʿAbdin (region) - ܛܘܪܥܒܕܝܢ Names: Tur ʿAbdinTur AbdinṬūr ʿAbdīnṬur AbdinṬur ‘AbdinTur AbdinTur ‘AbdinṬūr AbdīnṬūr ‘Abdīn"Properly speaking Ṭur ʿAbdin Mountain of the servants does not include the whole province of Mardin in Turkey but only the limestone plateau..."URI:
See all 3  

How to Cite This Entry

James E. Walters et al., “Cyriacus, metropolitan of of Tur ʿAbdin — ܩܘܪܝܐܩܘܣ ܕܣܝܓܣܬܐܢ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified August 17, 2016,


James E. Walters et al., “Cyriacus, metropolitan of of Tur ʿAbdin — ܩܘܪܝܐܩܘܣ ܕܣܝܓܣܬܐܢ .” 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.

About this Entry

Entry Title: Cyriacus, metropolitan of of Tur ʿAbdin — ܩܘܪܝܐܩܘܣ ܕܣܝܓܣܬܐܢ

Additional Credit:

  • 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 Jad Kaado
  • 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

Copyright and License for Reuse

Except otherwise noted, this page is © 2016.

Distributed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.

This entry incorporates copyrighted material from the following work(s):

used under a Creative Commons Attribution license

Show full citation information...