van der Ploeg, Johannes P. M. - [ Syriac Not Available ] (1909 - 2004) This page is an entry in A Guide to Syriac Authors


Scholar of OT and Syriac, professor of OT and Semitic studies at the Catholic University of Nijmegen (now: Radboud University), The Netherlands, from 1951 to 1979; Dominican Father; and Chorbishop of the Syriac Catholic Church since 1963.1


  • van der Ploeg, Johannes P. M.
  • van der Ploeg, Johannes P. M.1

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  • Birth: 19091
  • Death: 20041

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  • 1 L. Van Rompay, "van der Ploeg, Johannes P. M.." in Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), pp: 334, 334.Link to Bibliographic Record.Link to Bibliographic Record.Link to e-GEDSH entry
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James E. Walters et al., “van der Ploeg, Johannes P. M.” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified August 17, 2016,


James E. Walters et al., “van der Ploeg, Johannes P. M..” 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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