Drosis - ܕܪܘܣܝܣ (99)

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Identity

Drosis was the daughter of the emperor Trajan, who saw Christian virgins burying their dead. She was inspired to help them, and then she became a Christian and martyr herself.

Names:

  • ܕܪܘܣܝܣ1
  • Drosis
  • Drosis1
  • Drōsīs
  • Drōsīs1
  • St Drosis2

Sex: female

Martyr

  • martyr

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Dates

  • Floruit: 99

Works Cited

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

  • 1 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 528, 529, 644, 652, 675, 939.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 2 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity (The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013), entry: St Drosis.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.

How to Cite This Entry

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Drosis — ܕܪܘܣܝܣ ” in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/1695.

Bibliography:

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Drosis — ܕܪܘܣܝܣ .” 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/1695.

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Entry Title: Drosis — ܕܪܘܣܝܣ

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

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