De’ Rossi, Azariah - [ Syriac Not Available ] (ca. 1511 - ca. 1577) This page is an entry in A Guide to Syriac Authors


Jewish Italian physician; biblical scholar and polymath; author of a treatise about the usefulness of the Peshitta for the evaluation of the Vulgate of the NT.1


  • De’ Rossi, Azariah
  • De’ Rossi, Azariah (Buonaiuto)1
  • ʿAzariah ben Moshe min Haʾadumim1

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  • Birth: ca. 15111
  • Death: ca. 15771

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  • 1 E. Fiano, "De’ Rossi, Azariah (Buonaiuto)." in Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), pp: 117, 117.Link to Bibliographic Record.Link to Bibliographic Record.Link to e-GEDSH entry
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James E. Walters et al., “De’ Rossi, Azariah” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified December 9, 2016,


James E. Walters et al., “De’ Rossi, Azariah.” 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 December 9, 2016.

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