Abū Saʿd of Edessa - ܐܒܘ ܣܥܕ ܐܘܪܗܝܐ (sometime between 1100 - 1200)

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  • ܐܒܘ ܣܥܕ ܐܘܪܗܝܐ
  • Abū Saʿd of Edessa
  • Abu Saʿd of Edessa
  • ܡܫܡܫܢܐ ܐܒܘ ܣܥܕ ܐܘܪܗܝܐ3
  • ܡܫܰܡܫܳܢܐ ܐܰܒܳܘ ܣܰܥܕ ܐܘܽܪܗܳܝܐ3
  • الشماس ابو سعد الرهاوي2
  • Deacon Abu Sa‘d of Edessa1


  • Deacon 1

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  • Floruit: 12th century1


: Dolabani used an a-vowel instead of a u-vowel on Abu: ܡܫܰܡܫܳܢܐ ܐܰܒܳܘ ܣܰܥܕ ܐܘܽܪܗܳܝܐ

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  • 1 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: 215, pp: 448.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 2 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, al-Luʼluʼ al-manthūr fī tārīkh al-ʻulūm wa-al-ādāb al-Suryāniyyah, 4th ed. (Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1987), pp: 397.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 3 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, Berule bdire d-ʿal yulpone suryoye hdire, trans. Philoxenos Yuḥanon Dolabani, 2nd ed. (Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1991), pp: 428.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
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David A. Michelson et al., “Abu Saʿd of Edessa — ܐܒܘ ܣܥܕ ܐܘܪܗܝܐ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified December 9, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/940.


David A. Michelson et al., “Abu Saʿd of Edessa — ܐܒܘ ܣܥܕ ܐܘܪܗܝܐ .” 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/940.

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