Qaraqosh - ܒܝܬ ܟܘܕܝܕܐ

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A sizable town located to the east of Mosul, on the same road along which Barṭelle and Karamlish are located.1

Place Type: settlement

Location

Brief Descriptions

  • ܩܪܝܬܐ ܪܰܒܬܳܐ ܕܒܐܘܚܕܳܢܐ ܕܢܝܺܢܘܶܐ ܠܡܰܕܢܚܐ ܕܡܰܘܨܠ ܘܡܶܬܐܡܰܪ ܠܗ̇ ܝܰܘܡܳܢ ܩܰܪܰܩܽܘܫ.3
  • قرية كبيرة من اعمال نينوى شرقي مدينة الموصل يقال لها اليوم قرقوش4
  • 441. Qaraqosh1
  • a large village in the province of Nineveh, north of Mosul; now called Qaraqosh.5

Attestation

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

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Works Cited

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  • 1 A. Harrak, "Qaraqosh." in Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), p: 343-344.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to e-GEDSH entry
  • 2 Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), p: 40, 63, 242, 296, 310, 343–344 (with fig. 103), 464 (fig. 104c), map: Map IV.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), p: 536.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 4 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, al-Luʼluʼ al-manthūr fī tārīkh al-ʻulūm wa-al-ādāb al-Suryāniyyah, 4th ed. (Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1987), p: 504.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 5 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: 552.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 6 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity (The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013), entry: Qaraqosh.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 7 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: 189, 200, 201, 205, 301.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 8 Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī, Muʿjam al-buldān (Beirut: Dār al-kutub al-ʿilmiyya, 1990), p: I:375.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.

Names

  • ܒܝܬ ܟܘܕܝܕܐ
  • Qaraqosh2, 6
  • ܒܶܝܬ ܟܘܕܰܝܕܐ3
  • باخُدَيْدا8
  • باُخديدة4
  • Beth Khudayda5
  • Beṯ Khūdaidā7
  • Qaraqōsh7

How to Cite This Entry

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Bibliography:

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Qaraqosh — ܒܝܬ ܟܘܕܝܕܐ .” In , edited by ., edited by David A. Michelson et al.. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published June 30, 2014. http://syriaca.org/place/262.

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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
  • 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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