Drosis - ܕܪܘܣܝܣ

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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
Floruit: 99

Notes

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.
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Works Cited

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  • 1 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 528, 529, 644, 652, 675, 939.Link to The Srophe web application 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 The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.

How to Cite This Entry

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

Bibliography:

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Drosis — ܕܪܘܣܝܣ .” In , 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: The Syriac Reference Portal, 2016. Entry published August 17, 2016. http://syriaca.org/person/1695.

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