Assemani, Elia - ܐܠܝܐ ܫܡܥܘܢܝܐ (sometime between 1650 - 1750) This page is an entry in A Guide to Syriac Authors


Educated at the Maronite college in Rome, he was appointed archbishop of Antioch by the Patr. al-Duwayhī who then sent him to France on a diplomatic mission.1


  • ܐܠܝܐ ܫܡܥܘܢܝܐ
  • Assemani, Elia
  • Assemani, Elia1


  • Maron. 1

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  • Floruit: ca. 17001

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  • 1 S. P. Brock, "Assemani, Elia." in Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), pp: 43, 43.Link to Bibliographic Record.Link to Bibliographic Record.Link to e-GEDSH entry
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James E. Walters et al., “Assemani, Elia — ܐܠܝܐ ܫܡܥܘܢܝܐ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified August 17, 2016,


James E. Walters et al., “Assemani, Elia — ܐܠܝܐ ܫܡܥܘܢܝܐ .” 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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