Denha the Philosopher - ܕܢܚܐ ܦܝܠܣܘܦܐ (925)

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Identity

Names:

  • ܕܢܚܐ ܦܝܠܣܘܦܐ3
  • Denha the Philosopher
  • ܕܢܚܳܐ ܦܝܠܳܣܘܦܳܐ3
  • دنحا الفيلسوف2
  • Denha the Logician4
  • Denḥa the Philosopher1
  • Denḥa the philosopher

Office

  • the Philosopher 1


Related Places in the Syriac Gazetteer

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Dates

  • Floruit: 9251


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: 177, pp: 405.Link to Syriaca.org 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: 356.Link to Syriaca.org 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: 384.Link to Syriaca.org 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: Denha the Logician.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
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Relationships

http://syriaca.org/person/177  Different from (2) records.
Denha - ܕܢܚܐ (A Guide to Syriac Authorsauthor, 9th cent.? ) Names: DenḥāDenhaDenḥā The author of a commentary on the Psalms and other works. Possibly a disciple of Ishoʿ bar Nun . URI: http://syriaca.org/person/444
http://syriaca.org/person/177  Has relation to place (5) records.
Baghdad (settlement) - ܒܓܕܕ Names: Babylon"City on the Tigris, approximately 35 km. north of Seleucia-Ctesiphon."URI: http://syriaca.org/place/41
Umm Jaʿfar (quarter) - ܐܡ ܓܥܦܪ Names: Umm JafarUmm Ja‘farPart of the western side of Baghdad .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/1496
Tagrit (settlement) - ܬܓܪܝܬ Names: TikritTakritTagrīt"Tagrit is a modern city located on the west bank of the Tigris, almost mid-way between Mosul and Baghdad."URI: http://syriaca.org/place/193
al-Khaḍarāʾ (church) - ܝܪܘܩܬܐ Names: Greenal-Khaḍarāʾal-KhaḍarāʾA church in Tagrit .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/1497
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How to Cite This Entry

James E. Walters et al., “Denha the Philosopher — ܕܢܚܐ ܦܝܠܣܘܦܐ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/177.

Bibliography:

James E. Walters et al., “Denha the Philosopher — ܕܢܚܐ ܦܝܠܣܘܦܐ .” 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. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published August 17, 2016. http://syriaca.org/person/177.

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Entry Title: Denha the Philosopher — ܕܢܚܐ ܦܝܠܣܘܦܐ

Additional Credit:

  • Editing, document design, proofreading, data entry by David A. Michelson
  • Matching with viaf.org records, data entry, data transformation, conversion to XML by Nathan P. Gibson
  • GEDSH and Barsoum English name entry, matching with viaf.org 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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