Thecla - ܬܩܠܐ (sometime between 1 - 100)

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Identity

The first female martyr2

Names:

  • ܬܩܠܐ1
  • Thecla
  • St Thecla6

Sex: female2


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Dates

  • Floruit: 1st century2

Works Cited

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  • 1 E. W. Brooks (ed.), Text, The Sixth Book of the Select Letters of Severus Patriarch of Antioch in the Syriac Version of Athanasius of Nisibis vol. 1.1 (Oxford: Williams and Norgate, 1902), pp: 13.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 2 E. W. Brooks (ed.), Translation, The Sixth Book of the Select Letters of Severus Patriarch of Antioch in the Syriac Version of Athanasius of Nisibis vol. 2.1 (Oxford: Williams and Norgate, 1903), pp: 12.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 3 E. W. Brooks (ed.), Translation, The Sixth Book of the Select Letters of Severus Patriarch of Antioch in the Syriac Version of Athanasius of Nisibis vol. 2.1 (Oxford: Williams and Norgate, 1903), pp: 12.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 4 E. W. Brooks (ed.), Translation, The Sixth Book of the Select Letters of Severus Patriarch of Antioch in the Syriac Version of Athanasius of Nisibis vol. 2.1 (Oxford: Williams and Norgate, 1903), pp: 12, section: , URL: .Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 5 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 527, 650, 686, 687, 688, 1978.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 6 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity (The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013), entry: St Thecla.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.

How to Cite This Entry

Daniel L. Schwartz, “Thecla — ܬܩܠܐ ” in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/2416.

Bibliography:

Daniel L. Schwartz, “Thecla — ܬܩܠܐ .” In Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints, edited by 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/2416.

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Entry Title: Thecla — ܬܩܠܐ

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