Nuh the Lebanese, patriarch - ܢܘܚ ܠܒܢܢܝܐ (1451 - 1509) This page is an entry in A Guide to Syriac Authors


Author, maph. (1489/90–1493), and Patr. (1493–1509).1


  • ܢܘܚ ܠܒܢܢܝܐ
  • Nuh the Lebanese, patriarch
  • ܦܛܪܝܪܟܐ ܢܘܚ ܠܒܢܢܝܐ4
  • ܦܰܛܪܝܰܪܟܐ ܢܘܚ ܠܶܒܢܳܢܳܝܐ4
  • البطريرك نوح اللبناني3
  • Noah the Lebanese
  • Nuḥ the Lebanese1
  • Patriarch Nuḥ the Lebanese2


  • Syr. Orth. 1

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  • Birth: 14511
  • Death: 15091
  • Patriarch: Patriarch 1, 2

Works Cited

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  • 1 H. G. B. Teule, "Nuḥ the Lebanese." in Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), pp: 313-314.Link to Bibliographic Record.Link to 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: 269, pp: 508.Link to 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: 455.Link to 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: 485.Link to Bibliographic Record.
  • 5 Anton Baumstark, Geschichte der syrischen Literatur mit Ausschluß der christlich-palästinensischen Texte (Bonn: A. Marcus und E. Webers Verlag Dr. jur. Albert Ahn, 1922), pp: 327-328.Link to Bibliographic Record.Link to Bibliographic record
  • 6 Rudolf Macuch, Geschichte der spät- und neusyrischen Literatur, 1. Aufl (Berlin: Walter de Gruyter, 1965), pp: 17.Link to Bibliographic Record.
  • 7 Sebastian Paul Brock, A Brief Outline of Syriac Literature, 2nd ed., rev. and enlarged , Mōrān ʾEthʾō, vol. 9 (Kottayam: St. Ephrem Ecumenical Research Institute, 2008), pp: 71.Link to Bibliographic Record.
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Nuh the Lebanese, patriarch  Has literary connection to place (1) records.
Maʿdan (settlement) - ܡܥܕܢ Names: MāʿdanMadanMa‘danMādanMā‘danURI:
Nuh the Lebanese, patriarch  Died at (1) records.
Emesa (settlement) - ܚܡܨ Names: ḤimṣḤomṣHoms"City in Syria."URI:
Nuh the Lebanese, patriarch  Has relation to place (2) records.
Musa al-Ḥabashi (monastery) - ܕܝܪܐ ܕܡܪܝ ܡܘܫܐ ܟܘܫܝܐ Names: Moses the Abyssinian Monasterymonastery of Mar Musa al-Habashi"The Monastery of Moses the Ethiopian is perched on top of a steep rocky promontory that juts out of a deep gully between..."URI:

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James E. Walters et al., “Nuh the Lebanese, patriarch — ܢܘܚ ܠܒܢܢܝܐ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified August 17, 2016,


James E. Walters et al., “Nuh the Lebanese, patriarch — ܢܘܚ ܠܒܢܢܝܐ .” 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: Nuh the Lebanese, patriarch — ܢܘܚ ܠܒܢܢܝܐ

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 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
  • Normalization of GEDSH dates and entry matching with 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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