Ishoʿ of Merv - ܝܫܘܥ ܡܪܘܙܝܐ
Author of a Syriac lexicon.1


  • ܝܫܘܥ ܡܪܘܙܝܐ
  • Ishoʿ of Merv
  • Ishoʿ Maruzaya1
  • Ishoʿ of Merw
  • Ishoʿ of Merv1
  • Ishoʿ of Merv1
  • Joshua of Merv
  • ʿĪsā al-Marwazī1


9th cent.1


Author of a Syriac lexicon.1
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  • 1 A. M. Butts, "Ishoʿ of Merv." in Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), pp: 215-216.Link to web application Bibliographic Record.Link to web application Bibliographic Record.
  • 2 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: 232.Link to web application Bibliographic Record.Link to Bibliographic record

How to Cite This Entry

James E. Walters et al., “Ishoʿ of Merv — ܝܫܘܥ ܡܪܘܙܝܐ ” last modified December 9, 2016,


James E. Walters et al., “Ishoʿ of Merv — ܝܫܘܥ ܡܪܘܙܝܐ .”, edited by David A. Michelson and Nathan P. Gibson. Vol. 2 of The Syriac Biographical Dictionary, edited by David A. Michelson. The Syriac Reference Portal, 2016. Entry published December 9, 2016.

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Entry Title: Ishoʿ of Merv — ܝܫܘܥ ܡܪܘܙܝܐ

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  • 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 records, data entry, data transformation, conversion to XML by Nathan P. Gibson
  • GEDSH and Barsoum English name entry, matching with records by James E. Walters
  • Editing, disambiguation research, conversion to XML by Thomas A. Carlson
  • Normalization of GEDSH dates and entry matching with 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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