Maragha - ܡܪܐܓܗ

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A city south of Tabriz.

Place Type: settlement

Location

  • Coordinates :
    • Lat. 37.383333° Long. 46.266667°1

Brief Descriptions

  • ܐܰܬܪܐ ܕܰܛܒܺܝܒ ܒܰܡܕܝ̈ܢܳܬܐ ܕܰܐܕܘܪܒܰܝܓܰܐܢ ܠܬܰܝܡܢ ܬܶܒܪܝܙ ܘܰܠܡܰܕܢܚܐ ܕܝܰܡܬܐ ܕܐܘܪܡܺܝܐ.2
  • بلدة اشهر مدن اذربيجان جنوبي تبريز وشرقي بحيرة اورمية.3
  • a most famous town of Azerbayjan, south of Tabriz and east of Lake Urmiya.4

Attestation

  • Attestation of name مَراغة in the Muʿjam al-buldān of Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī.

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Works Cited

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  • 1 Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), p: 55, 61, map: Map II D1.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 2 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, Berule bdire d-ʿal yulpone suryoye hdire, trans. Philoxenos Yuḥanon Dolabani, 2nd ed. (Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1991), p: 561.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), p: 519.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 4 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, The Scattered Pearls: A History of Syriac Literature and Sciences, trans. Matti Moosa, 2nd rev. ed. (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2003), p: 556.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 5 David Wilmshurst, The ecclesiastical organisation of the Church of the East, 1318-1913, Corpus Scriptorum Christianorum Orientalium, vol. 582; Subsidia, tomus 104 (Leuven: Peeters, 2000), p: 16, 17, 18, 184, 322-323.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 6 Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī, Muʿjam al-buldān (Beirut: Dār al-kutub al-ʿilmiyya, 1990), p: V:109.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.

Names

  • ܡܪܐܓܗ
  • Maragha1, 4
  • ܡܰܪܰܐܓܰܗ2
  • مراغة3
  • مَراغة6
  • Marāghā5

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Maragha — ܡܪܐܓܗ ” in last modified June 30, 2014, http://syriaca.org/place/129.

Bibliography:

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Maragha — ܡܪܐܓܗ .” In , edited by ., edited by David A. Michelson et al.. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published June 30, 2014. http://syriaca.org/place/129.

About this Entry

Entry Title: Maragha — ܡܪܐܓܗ

Additional Credit:

  • Initial Barsoum entry creation by David A. Michelson
  • Data merging, Pleiades and Wikipedia linking, and XML by Thomas A. Carlson
  • Syriac description entry by Robert Aydin
  • Arabic description entry by Dayroyo Roger-Youssef Akhrass
  • Wilmshurst index information entry by Anthony Davis
  • Record validation, normalization, and revisions for the second edition (2.0) by David A. Michelson
  • Record validation, normalization, and revisions for the second edition (2.0) by William L. Potter
  • Record validation, normalization, and revisions for the second edition (2.0) by Daniel L. Schwartz

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