Pyramos - ܓܝܚܘܢ

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A river which flows near Anazarbos and past Mopsuestia before emptying into the Mediterranean Sea.

Names

  • ܓܝܚܘܢ
  • Pyramos1
  • ܓܝܺܚܘܽܢ2
  • ܓܺܝܚܢ2
  • جَيحان3
  • جَيْحان4
  • جيحون3
  • Ceyhan1
  • Giḥun1

Place Type

river

Descriptions

ܢܰܗܪܰܐ ܗܘ ܕܒܰܡܣܝܺܣܛܐ ܢܳܣܶܟ ܠܩܘܽܒܠܗ ܒܩܺܝܠܺܝܩܝܰܐ ܘܒܰܫܡܗ ܐܶܫܬܰܡܗܰܬ ܡܕܝܢܰܬ ܓܝܺܚܐܰܢ.2
نهر بالمصيصة يصب بازآئها في قيليقية وباسمه سميت مدينة جيحان3

Attestation

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

جَيْحان4 4
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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: 60, map: Map I A1.Link to The Srophe web application 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: 539.Link to The Srophe web application 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: 506.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.
  • 4 Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī, Muʿjam al-buldān (Beirut: Dār al-kutub al-ʿilmiyya, 1990), p: II:227.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Pyramos — ܓܝܚܘܢ ” in , last modified June 30, 2014, http://syriaca.org/place/159.

Bibliography:

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Pyramos — ܓܝܚܘܢ .” In , edited by ., edited by David A. Michelson et al.. Syriaca.org: The Syriac Reference Portal, 2014. Entry published June 30, 2014. http://syriaca.org/place/159.

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Entry Title: Pyramos — ܓܝܚܘܢ

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  • 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
  • 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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