Talʿafar - ܬܠ ܥܦܪ

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A castle between Sinjar and Mosul.

Place Type: fortification

Location

  • Coordinates :
    • Lat. 36.36904° Long. 42.437347°4

Attestation

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

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Works Cited

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  • 1 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, Berule bdire d-ʿal yulpone suryoye hdire, trans. Philoxenos Yuḥanon Dolabani, 2nd ed. (Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1991), p: 427.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), p: 397.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 3 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: 447.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 4 http://pleiades.stoa.org/places/874720
  • 5 Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī, Muʿjam al-buldān (Beirut: Dār al-kutub al-ʿilmiyya, 1990), p: II:46.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.

Names

  • ܬܠ ܥܦܪ
  • Talʿafar3
  • ܬܶܠ ܥܰܦܪ1
  • تل أعفر5
  • تل عفر2
  • Talafar
  • Tal‘afar

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson, “Talʿafar — ܬܠ ܥܦܪ ” in last modified December 9, 2016, http://syriaca.org/place/1489.

Bibliography:

Thomas A. Carlson, “Talʿafar — ܬܠ ܥܦܪ .” In , edited by ., edited by David A. Michelson et al.. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published December 9, 2016. http://syriaca.org/place/1489.

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