John the Arab - ܝܘܚܢܢ ܛܝܝܐ (sometime between 350 - 450)


Supposed author of a hagiographical work about his contemporary, Eulogius.


  • ܝܘܚܢܢ ܛܝܝܐ
  • ܩܕܝܫܐ ܡܪܝ ܝܘܚܢܢ ܛܝܝܐ2
  • ܩܕܝܫܐ ܡܪܝ ܝܘܿܚܢܲܢ ܛܝܵܝܵܐ3
  • h. Johannes Arabs2
  • Jean l’Arabe1
  • John the Arab
  • Yoḥannan the Arab

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  • Floruit: mid 4th-mid 5th century


Works Cited

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  • 1 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 1505.Link to Bibliographic Record.
  • 2 Die Handschriften-Verzeichnisse der Königlichen Bibliothek zu Berlinvol: 1, pp: 286., vol: 1, pp: 286.
  • 3 Muḥammad ibn Aḥmad Abū al-Rayḥān al- Bīrūnī, "Les Fêtes des Melchites.." Robert Griveau (ed.), Patrologia Orientalis X.4 (1914).Link to Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
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Nathan P. Gibson, “ܝܘܚܢܢ ܛܝܝܐ ” in last modified August 17, 2016,


Nathan P. Gibson, “ܝܘܚܢܢ ܛܝܝܐ .” In , edited by David A. Michelson., edited by David A. Michelson., 2016-. Entry published August 17, 2016.

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