bar ʿIdta, Rabban - ܪܒܢ ܒܪ ܥܕܬܐ (d. 612 or 611 or 621)

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Identity

Disciple of Abraham of Kashkar; monastic leader.1

Names:

  • ܪܒܢ ܒܪ ܥܕܬܐ
  • bar ʿIdta, Rabban
  • ܪܒܢ ܒܪ ܥܕܬܐ3
  • Bar Eta
  • Bar Idta13
  • BAR 'ÉTA4
  • Raban Bar ʿitā
  • Rabban Bar 'Edta
  • Rabban Bar ʿidṯā3
  • Rabban Bar ‘Édta3
  • Bar ʿEdta, Rabban1

Sex: male4

Confession

  • Ch. of E. 1

Description

In hagiography: Rabban Bar ʿIdta was an important monastic founder who built a monastery in the region of Marga. He was a disciple of Abraham of Kashkar, and his sister Hana Isho built a monastery dedicated to St. Febronia .

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Dates

  • Death: 6124 or 611 or 6211

Works Cited

Any information without attribution has been created following the Syriaca.org editorial guidelines.

  • 1 L. Van Rompay, "Bar ʿEdta, Rabban." in Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), pp: 56.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to e-GEDSH entry
  • 2 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity (The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013), entry: Bar Idta.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 3 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 771.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 4 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques (Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004), entry: 74.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 5 E.A. Wallis Budge (ed.), I. The History of Rabban Hôrmîzd the Persian. II. The History of Rabban Bar-ʿIdtâThe Syriac Texts, Luzac's Semitic Text and Translation Series, (London: Luzac, 1902London, 1902)E.A. Wallis Budge, The Histories of Rabban Hôrmîzd the Persian and Rabban Bar-ʿIdtâ vol. 1 (London: Luzac, 1902London, 1902)Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Archive.org Bibliographic recordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to HathiTrust Bibliographic record
  • 6 Paul Peeters and Société de Bollandistes, Bibliotheca hagiographica orientalis (1910)., : 137.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Archive.org Bibliographic recordLink to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 7 Addai Scher, "Etude supplémentaire sur les écrivains syriens orientaux." Revue de l'Orient chrétien vol. 11 (1906)., : (1906), 403-23 ; 12 (1907), 6-13.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 8 Addai Scher, "Etude supplémentaire sur les écrivains syriens orientaux." Revue de l'Orient chrétien vol. 11 (1906)., : §XIV, 13-14.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 9 Anton Baumstark, "Die Biographie des Rabban Bar-‘Ittâ, eine Quellenschrift zur älteren nestorianischen Kirchengeschichte." Römische Quartalschrift für christliche Altertumskunde und für Kirchengeschichte (1901)., : (1901), 115-23.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 10 Jean Maurice Fiey, Assyrie chrétienne contribution à l'étude de l'histoire et de la géographie ecclésiastiques et monastiques du nord d'Iraq. (Beyrouth, 1965)., : I, 269-83. Note: A study and other references in .Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 11 J.-M. Fiey, "Autour de la biographie de Rabban Bar ‘Éta." L'Orient syrien vol. 11 (1966)., : 1-16.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 12 Enciclopedia dei santi: le chiese orientali [= Bibliotheca sanctorum orientalium] (Roma: Città nuova, 1998)., : I, 336-37.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 13 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity (The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013), entry: Bar Idta.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.

How to Cite This Entry

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “bar ʿIdta, Rabban — ܪܒܢ ܒܪ ܥܕܬܐ ” in Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints last modified December 9, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/366.

Bibliography:

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “bar ʿIdta, Rabban — ܪܒܢ ܒܪ ܥܕܬܐ .” In Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saints, edited by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent, David A. Michelson and Nathan P. Gibson. Vol. 1 of The Syriac Biographical Dictionary, edited by David A. Michelson. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published December 9, 2016. http://syriaca.org/person/366.

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Entry Title: bar ʿIdta, Rabban — ܪܒܢ ܒܪ ܥܕܬܐ

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  • Editing, proofreading, data entry and revision by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent
  • Editing, document design, data architecture, encoding, proofreading, data entry by David A. Michelson
  • Proofreading of GEDSH abstracts, addition of confessions and alternate names from GEDSH, matching with viaf.org records, data entry, data transformation, data merging, conversion to XML by Nathan P. Gibson
  • GEDSH and Barsoum English name entry, matching with viaf.org records by James E. Walters
  • Editing, Syriac name entry, disambiguation research, conversion to XML by Thomas A. Carlson
  • Editing, Syriac data conversion, data entry, and reconciling by Adam P. Kane
  • Editing and Syriac data proofreading by Aram Bar Schabo
  • Syriac name entry by Robert Aydin
  • 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
  • Entries adapted from the work of Jean Maurice Fiey
  • Entries adapted from the work of Ugo Zanetti
  • Entries adapted from the work of Claude Detienne

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