Sergius of Reshʿayna - ܣܪܓܝܣ ܪܫܥܝܢܝܐ (d. 536)

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Identity

Translator of Greek medical and philosophical texts into Syriac.1

Names:

  • ܣܪܓܝܣ ܪܫܥܝܢܝܐ6, 7
  • Sergius of Reshʿayna
  • ܣܪܓܝܣ ܪܝܫܥܝܢܝܐ4
  • ܣܰܪܓܝܣ ܪܺܝܫܥܰܝܢܳܝܐ4
  • ܣܲܪܓܝܼܣ ܪܹܫܥܲܝܢܵܝܵܐ5
  • سرجيس الراسعني3
  • Sergius of Reshʿaina
  • Sergius (Sargis) e Resh'aina8
  • Sergios of Reshʿayna1
  • Sergius of Rish ‛Ayna2

Confession

  • Syr. Orth.? 1


Related Places in the Syriac Gazetteer

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Dates

  • Death: 5361


Works Cited

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  • 1 S. P. Brock, "Sergios of Reshʿayna." in Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), pp: 366.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Syriaca.org 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: 45, pp: 273.Link to Syriaca.org 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: 235.Link to Syriaca.org 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: 261.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 5 ʿAbdishoʿ bar Brikha, Ktābā d-metqre margānitā d-ʿal šrārā da-kresṭyānutā, 2nd ed. (Mosul: Mṭabbaʿtā ātoraytā d-ʿēdtā ʿattiqtā d-madnḥā, 1924), pp: 71.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 6 Josephus Simonius Assemani, Bibliotheca Orientalis Clementino-Vaticana (Rome: Sacrae Congregationis de Propaganda Fide, 1719-1728)., pp: III:87.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 7 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: 167-169.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Archive.org Bibliographic record
  • 8 Ignatius Ortiz de Urbina, Patrologia Syriaca, Altera editio emendata et aucta (Romae: Pont. Institutum Orientalium Studiorum, 1965), section: 42.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 9 J.-B. Chabot, Littérature syriaque, Bibliothèque catholique des sciences religieuses; Littératures chrétiennes de l'Orient (: Librairie Bloud & Gay, 1934), pp: 71-72.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 10 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: 35.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
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Relationships

Sergius of Reshʿayna  Has literary connection to place (1) records.
Merv (settlement) - ܡܪܘ Names: MaruA city of Khurasan .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/607
Sergius of Reshʿayna  Born at (1) records.
Reshʿayna (settlement) - ܪܝܫ ܥܝܢܐ Names: TheodosiopolisRaʾs al-ʿAynCeylanpınarResülaynRish ʿAynaReshaynaResh‘aynaRaʾs al-AynRaʾs al-‘AynRish AynaRish ‘AynaResh AynaResh ‘AynaRaʾs al-AynRaʾs al-’AynRaʾs al-AynRaʾs al-AynRaʾs al-‘AynRaʾs al-‘Ayn"City on the Khabur located in the eastern part of ancient Osrhoene and today straddling the Turkish Syrian border the Syrian part now..."URI: http://syriaca.org/place/172
Sergius of Reshʿayna  Has relation to place (5) records.
Diyār Rabīʿa (region) - ܓܙܪܬܐ ܥܠܝܬܐ Names: Upper JaziraDiyār RabiʿaDiyār RabīaDiyār Rabī‘aDiyār RabiaDiyār Rabi‘aURI: http://syriaca.org/place/321
Antioch (settlement) - ܐܢܛܝܘܟܝܐ Names: Antakya"City in the historical region of Syria (today in Turkey)."URI: http://syriaca.org/place/10
Rome (settlement) - ܪܘܡܝThe capital city of Italy and formerly the capital of the Roman Empire .URI: http://syriaca.org/place/641
See all 5  

How to Cite This Entry

James E. Walters et al., “Sergius of Reshʿayna — ܣܪܓܝܣ ܪܫܥܝܢܝܐ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified December 9, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/49.

Bibliography:

James E. Walters et al., “Sergius of Reshʿayna — ܣܪܓܝܣ ܪܫܥܝܢܝܐ .” 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. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published December 9, 2016. http://syriaca.org/person/49.

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Entry Title: Sergius of Reshʿayna — ܣܪܓܝܣ ܪܫܥܝܢܝܐ

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 viaf.org records, data entry, data transformation, 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
  • Syriac name entry by Robert Aydin
  • Arabic name entry by Jad Kaado
  • 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
  • Proofreading of GEDSH abstracts and addition of confessions and alternate names from GEDSH by Nathan P. Gibson

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