Simeon of Hisn Mansur - ܫܡܥܘܢ ܕܚܣܢ ܡܢܨܘܪ (861) This page is an entry in A Guide to Syriac Authors



  • ܫܡܥܘܢ ܕܚܣܢ ܡܢܨܘܪ
  • ܕܝܪܝܐ ܫܡܥܘܢ ܕܚܣܢ ܡܢܨܘܪ3
  • ܕܰܝܪܳܝܐ ܫܶܡܥܘܢ ܕܚܰܣܢ ܡܰܢܨܘܪ3
  • الراهب شمعون الحصن منصوري2
  • Simeon of Hisn Mansur4
  • Simon of Ḥisn Manṣūr
  • Shemʿun of Ḥiṣn Manṣūr
  • Simeon of Hisn Mansur
  • The Monk Simon al-Hiṣn Manṣuri1


  • the Monk 1

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  • Floruit: 8611

Works Cited

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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: 162, pp: 393.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: 345.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: 373.Link to Bibliographic Record.
  • 4 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity (The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013), entry: Simeon of Hisn Mansur.Link to Bibliographic Record.
  • 5 Anton Baumstark, Geschichte der syrischen Literatur mit Ausschluß der christlich-palästinensischen Texte (Bonn: A. Marcus und E. Webers Verlag Dr. jur. Albert Ahn, 1922), pp: 279.Link to Bibliographic Record.Link to Bibliographic record
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Simeon of Hisn Mansur  Has relation to place (3) records.
Ḥiṣn Manṣūr (settlement) - ܚܣܢ ܡܢܨܘܪ Names: PerrheHiṣn ManṣūrAdıyamanParrinQala RumaytaQal‘a RumaytaA city north of Qalʿa Rumayta and southwest of Melitene .URI:
Seven Martyrs (monastery) - ܕܝܪܐ ܕܣ̈ܕܐ ܫܒܥܐ Names: Monastery of the Seven MartyrsA monastery near Fārīn .URI:
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How to Cite This Entry

James E. Walters et al., “Simeon of Hisn Mansur — ܫܡܥܘܢ ܕܚܣܢ ܡܢܨܘܪ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified December 9, 2016,


James E. Walters et al., “Simeon of Hisn Mansur — ܫܡܥܘܢ ܕܚܣܢ ܡܢܨܘܪ .” 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 December 9, 2016.

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Entry Title: Simeon of Hisn Mansur — ܫܡܥܘܢ ܕܚܣܢ ܡܢܨܘܪ

Additional Credit:

  • Data from Macuch, Abuna, De Urbina, Duval, Assemani (vols. 1-2), Chabot, Wright, and Brock collected, verified, reconciled, and entered by Kristian Heal
  • German data entry by Samer Khader
  • 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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