Khābūrā - ܚܒܘܪܐ

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Place Type: region

Location

Brief Descriptions

  • ܗܝܺܓܡܘܽܢܺܘܬܐ ܪܘܝܺܚܬܳܐ ܘܐܰܬܪ̈ܘܳܬܐ ܣܰܓܝ̈ܐܐ ܕܥܰܠ ܢܗܰܪ ܚܰܒܘܪ ܒܶܝܬ ܪܝܫ ܥܰܝܢܳܐ ܘܰܦܪܳܬ ܕܒܰܐܪܥܳܐ ܕܰܓܙܝܺܪܬܐ ܙܟܳܐ ܥܠܶܝܗ̇ ܫܡܐ ܕܢܰܗܪܳܗ̇ ܘܐܶܬܒܰܝܬܝܰܬ ܠܗ. ܘܡܶܢ ܐܰܬܪ̈ܘܳܬܳܗ ܥܰܬܝܩ̈ܐ ܩܰܪܩܰܝܣܝܰܐ ܘܡܰܐܟܣܝܢ ܘܡܰܓܕܰܠ ܘܥܰܪܒܰܐܢ.1
  • ولاية واسعة وبلدان جمّة على نهر الخابور بين رأس عين والفرات من ارض الجزيرة غلب عليها اسم نهرها فنسبت اليه ومن بلادها القديمة قرقيسياء وماكسين والمجدل وعَربَان2
  • a large territory containing many towns, extending between Rish ʿAyna and the Euphrates on the banks of the Khabur in al-Jazira, from which it derived its name. Among its ancient towns are Qarqīsiyyā, Macine, Majdal and ʿArbān.`3

Attestation

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

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Corrigenda

In Dolabani's translation of Barsoum's description ܗܝܺܓܡܘܽܢܺܘܬܐ should read ܗܺܝܓܡܽܘܢܽܘܬܐ and ܐܰܬܪ̈ܘܳܬܳܗ should read ܐܰܬܪ̈ܘܳܬܳܗ̇. Also ܕܰܓܙܝܺܪܬܐ should read ܕܓܳܙܰܪܬܐ.
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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: 539-540.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: 507.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: 555.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 4 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: 100, 101, 105, 107, 108, 110, 111, 112, 120-121, 126, 123, 247, 270.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 5 Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī, Muʿjam al-buldān (Beirut: Dār al-kutub al-ʿilmiyya, 1990), p: II:382.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.

Names

  • ܚܒܘܪܐ1
  • Khābūrā
  • خابورآء2
  • خابوراء5
  • Khābārā3
  • Khābūr4

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Khābūrā — ܚܒܘܪܐ ” in last modified June 30, 2014, http://syriaca.org/place/332.

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Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Khābūrā — ܚܒܘܪܐ .” In , edited by ., edited by David A. Michelson et al.. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published June 30, 2014. http://syriaca.org/place/332.

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Entry Title: Khābūrā — ܚܒܘܪܐ

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
  • 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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