Barhadbshabba of Mor Matay - ܕܝܪܝܐ ܒܪ ܚܕ ܒܫܒܐ (sometime between 800 - 900) This page is an entry in A Guide to Syriac Authors



  • ܕܝܪܝܐ ܒܪ ܚܕ ܒܫܒܐ3
  • Barhadbshabba of Mor Matay
  • ܕܰܝܪܳܝܐ ܒܰܪ ܚܰܕ ܒܫܰܒܐ3
  • الراهب بر حذبشابا2
  • Barḥadbshabo of Mor Matay
  • The Monk Bar Ḥadhbshabba1


  • the Monk 1

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  • Floruit: 9th century1

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  • 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: 158, pp: 390.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: 342.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: 370.Link to Bibliographic Record.
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Barhadbshabba ʿArbaya - ܒܪܚܕܒܫܒܐ ܥܪܒܝܐ (A Guide to Syriac Authorsauthor, late 6th / early 7th cent. ) Names: Barḥadbshabba ʿArbayaBarḥadbshabba ArbayaBarḥadbshabba ‘ArbayaBarhadbechabba ArbayaBarḥadbshabba of ʿArbayaBarhadbeshabba de Arbaia"A member of the School of Nisibis in the latter part of the 6th cent who may have composed two of the most..."URI:
Barhadbshabba of Hulwan - ܒܪܚܕܒܫܒܐ ܕܚܠܘܢ (A Guide to Syriac Authorsauthor) Names: Barḥadbshabba of ḤulwānBarhadbeshabba of HalwanBarḥadbshabba of ḤalwānBischof Barḥad(h)bĕšabbā von ḤalwànBarhadbeshabba HalwanensisURI:
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Mor Matay (monastery) - ܕܝܪܐ ܕܡܪܝ ܡܬܝ Names: Matthew Monasterymonastery of Mar MattayMār Mattai"Located on the Alfof Mountain known in Arabic as Jabal Maqlūb 35 km northeast of Mosul the monastery is mostly known by its..."URI:

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James E. Walters et al., “Barhadbshabba of Mor Matay — ܕܝܪܝܐ ܒܪ ܚܕ ܒܫܒܐ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified August 17, 2016,


James E. Walters et al., “Barhadbshabba of Mor Matay — ܕܝܪܝܐ ܒܪ ܚܕ ܒܫܒܐ .” 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.

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Entry Title: Barhadbshabba of Mor Matay — ܕܝܪܝܐ ܒܪ ܚܕ ܒܫܒܐ

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  • 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

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