Shirin of Karka d-Beth Slokh - [ Syriac Not Available ] (d. 559)

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Identity

In hagiography: Shirin was born in Karka d-Beth Slokh to a Zoroastrian family but converted to Christianity. She faced great hardship from her family on account of this. She was imprisoned and executed.

Names:

  • Shirin of Karka d-Beth Slokh
  • ŠĪRĪN1

Sex: female1

Martyr

  • Martyr 1

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Dates

  • Death: 5591

Note

According to the Greek version BHG3, 1637, from a lost Syriac original

Works Cited

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  • 1 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques (Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004), entry: 425.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 4 P Devos, "Les martyrs persans à travers leurs actes syriaques." in (Rome, 1966)., : 112 (1994), 4-31 (with a french translation).Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 5 Enciclopedia dei santi: le chiese orientali [= Bibliotheca sanctorum orientalium] (Roma: Città nuova, 1998)., : II, 1056-57.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., “Shirin of Karka d-Beth Slokh” in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/1484.

Bibliography:

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Shirin of Karka d-Beth Slokh.” 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/1484.

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Entry Title: Shirin of Karka d-Beth Slokh

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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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