Daniel of Mardin - ܕܢܝܐܝܠ ܡܪܕܝܢܝܐ (1327 - after 1382)

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  • ܕܢܝܐܝܠ ܡܪܕܝܢܝܐ
  • Daniel of Mardin
  • ܕܝܪܝܐ ܕܢܝܐܝܠ ܡܪܕܝܢܝܐ4
  • ܕܰܝܪܳܝܐ ܕܳܢܝܐܝܠ ܡܰܪܕܝܢܳܝܐ4
  • الراهب دنيال المارديني3
  • Daniel ibn Isa of Mardin
  • Daniel the Syrian5
  • Daniel of Mardin1, 10
  • The Monk Daniel of Mardin2


  • the Monk 2


  • Syr. Orth. 1

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  • Floruit: 13822
  • Birth: 13271
  • Death: after 13821

Works Cited

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  • 1 S. P. Brock, "Daniel of Mardin." in Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), pp: 114.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to e-GEDSH entry
  • 2 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: 251, pp: 493.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 3 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, al-Luʼluʼ al-manthūr fī tārīkh al-ʻulūm wa-al-ādāb al-Suryāniyyah, 4th ed. (Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1987), pp: 441.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 4 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, Berule bdire d-ʿal yulpone suryoye hdire, trans. Philoxenos Yuḥanon Dolabani, 2nd ed. (Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1991), pp: 473.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 5 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity (The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013), entry: Daniel of Mardin, Daniel the Syrian.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 6 Rudolf Macuch, Geschichte der spät- und neusyrischen Literatur, 1. Aufl (Berlin: Walter de Gruyter, 1965), pp: 13.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
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Daniel of Mardin  Born at (1) records.
Mardin (settlement) - ܡܪܕܝܢ Names: MardeMardīn"City in upper Mesopotamia and important center of Syriac Christianity especially for the Syr Orth Church as the city closest to Dayr al..."URI: http://syriaca.org/place/130
Daniel of Mardin  Has relation to place (2) records.
Dayro d-Noṭpo (monastery) - ܕܝܪܐ ܕܢܛܦܐ Names: Qaṭra MonasteryNāṭif MonasteryA monastery overlooking Dayr al-Zaʿfarān outside Mardin, dedicated to the Virgin Mary and St. Theodore.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/73

How to Cite This Entry

James E. Walters et al., “Daniel of Mardin — ܕܢܝܐܝܠ ܡܪܕܝܢܝܐ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/256.


James E. Walters et al., “Daniel of Mardin — ܕܢܝܐܝܠ ܡܪܕܝܢܝܐ .” 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/256.

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Entry Title: Daniel of Mardin — ܕܢܝܐܝܠ ܡܪܕܝܢܝܐ

Additional Credit:

  • Data from Macuch, Abuna, De Urbina, Duval, Assemani (vols. 1-2), Chabot, Wright, and Brock collected, verified, reconciled, and entered by Kristian Heal
  • German data entry by Samer Khader
  • 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
  • Normalization of GEDSH dates and entry matching with viaf.org records by Alex Vawter
  • 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
  • Proofreading of GEDSH abstracts and addition of confessions and alternate names from GEDSH by Nathan P. Gibson

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