Slibo of Edessa, maphrian - ܨܠܝܒܐ ܐܘܪܗܝܐ (d. 1258) This page is an entry in A Guide to Syriac Authors



  • ܨܠܝܒܐ ܐܘܪܗܝܐ
  • Slibo of Edessa, maphrian
  • ܡܦܪܝܢܐ ܨܠܝܒܐ ܐܘܪܗܝܐ3
  • ܡܰܦܪܝܳܢܐ ܨܰܠܝܒܐ ܐܘܪܗܳܝܳܐ3
  • المفريان صليبا الرهاوي2
  • Maphryono Ṣaliba the Edessene1
  • Ṣlibo of Edessa


  • Maphryono 1

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  • Death: 12581

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: 232, pp: 460.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: 408.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: 439.Link to Bibliographic Record.
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Relationships  Born at (2) records.
Edessa (settlement) - ܐܘܪܗܝ Names: UrfaAdmeAntiochia KallirhoeUrhayA city of Mesopotamia , the capital of the ancient kingdom of Osrhoene , modern Urfa.URI:  Has relation to place (4) records.
Melitene (settlement) - ܡܝܠܝܛܝܢܝ Names: Malatya"City in eastern Anatolia, located near the right bank of the Euphrates and to the north of the main range of the Eastern Taurus."URI:
Tripolis (settlement) - ܛܪܝܦܘܠܝܣ Names: TripoliA coastal city north of Beirut .URI:
Aleppo (settlement) - ܚܠܒ Names: BeroeaBerrhoea"City in northern Syria and an important center of Christianity in the Middle East today as the seat of a total of nine bishoprics."URI:
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James E. Walters et al., “Slibo of Edessa, maphrian — ܨܠܝܒܐ ܐܘܪܗܝܐ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified August 17, 2016,


James E. Walters et al., “Slibo of Edessa, maphrian — ܨܠܝܒܐ ܐܘܪܗܝܐ .” 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: Slibo of Edessa, maphrian — ܨܠܝܒܐ ܐܘܪܗܝܐ

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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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