Pethion - ܦܬܝܘܢ

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Identity

Catholicos of the Church of the East (731–740 or 741) and the subject of hagiographical texts.

Names:

  • ܦܬܝܘܢ1
  • Pethion
  • ܦܝܬܝܘܢ1
  • Pethiyōn
  • Petyon8
  • Peṯyōn1
  • Péthion1
  • PÉṮIŌN2

Sex: male2

Office

  • 731-740 731-741

Description

In hagiography: Pethion, a patriarch, was a man of virtue who formed a favorable relationship with a Muslim governor, Halid al Qasri, whose mother was a Christian.

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Dates

  • : 731-740 2
  • : 731-741 8

Works Cited

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  • 1 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 1036, 1069, 1621, 1703.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 2 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques (Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004), entry: 343.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 3 Mārī Ibn Sulaymān and E Gismondi, Aḫbār faṭārika kursī al-mašriq min kitāb al-maǧdal (Rome: C. de Luigi, 1899)., : 66 arabe.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 4 Addai Scher, Chronicle Of Seert, Patrologia Orientalis (n.d.), : 240.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Archive.org Bibliographic record
  • 5 Ṣlīwa ibn Yuḥannā al-Mawṣilī, "Additions et corrections à ‘Amr ibn Mattā, Kitāb al-maǧdal." in E Gismondi (ed.), II (Rome, 1896)., : 61-62 arabic.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 6 Ehsan Yarshater, Encyclopaedia Iranica (London; Boston: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1982)., : IV, 958-60.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, 799.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 8 Samuel Burleson and Lucas Van Rompay, "List of Patriarchs of the Main Syriac Churches in the Middle East." in Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011)., pp: 482.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
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Relationships

Pethion  Different from (1) records.
Pethion - ܦܬܝܘܢ(Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint, d. 449) Names: PÉṮIŌNPeṯyōnPéthionMâr PéthionSt PethionIn hagiography Pethion was a Zoroastrian convert who with his uncle the monk Yazdin preached in the region of the lower Zab His hagiography...URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1410

How to Cite This Entry

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Pethion — ܦܬܝܘܢ ” in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/1409.

Bibliography:

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Pethion — ܦܬܝܘܢ .” 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/1409.

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Entry Title: Pethion — ܦܬܝܘܢ

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
  • Disambiguation by Nathan P. Gibson

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