Gawgal - ܕܝܪܐ ܕܓܘܓܠ

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Place Type: monastery

Location

Brief Descriptions

  • ܒܛܘܪܥܰܒܕܝܢ ܡܶܣܬܒܰܪ ܘܡܶܬܐܡܰܪ ܗܘܐ ܠܗ ܕܒܶܝܬ ܓܘܳܓܝ ܘܥܰܡܝܪ ܗܘܳܐ ܒܪܝܫܳܐ ܕܡܰܐܬܐ ܫܬܝܬܳܝܬܐ. ܘܥܰܠ ܫܶܬܶܐܣܰܘ̈ܗܝ ܐܶܬܒܢܺܝ ܕܰܝܪܳܐ ܕܐܰܒܪܗܡ ܟܰܫܟܳܪܝܐ ܢܰܣܛܘܽܪܝܢܳܐ. ܟܶܢ ܐܰܚܕܽܘܗܝ ܣܘܪ̈ܝܳܝܐ ܒܪܝܫܗ ܕܕܳܪܐ ܕܰܬܫܰܥܣܪ ܐܰܟܡܳܐ ܕܐܶܚܰܕܘ ܕܰܝܪܐ ܕܡܳܪܝ ܝܘܚܰܢܢ ܛܰܝܳܝܐ ܕܩܰܪܝܒ ܠܕܰܝܪܐ ܕܡܳܪܝ ܐܰܘܓܝܢ ܒܳܬܪ ܕܐܶܣܬܰܦܰܩܘ ܗܘܰܘ ܘܰܚܪܶܒܘ ܘܫܰܟܠܶܠܘ ܐܢܘܢ1
  • وتلفظ كافه كالجيم المصرية، يظن في طورعبدين ويقال له ديربيت كوكي كان عامرا صدر المئة السادسة، وعلى رسومه بني دير ابرهيم الكشكري النسطوري، ثم استولى عليه السريان صدر القرن التاسع عشر كما استولوا على دير يوحنا الطائي المجاور لدير مار اوجين بعد خلائهما وخرابهما فعمروها.2
  • believed to be in Tur ʿAbdin, was also called Beth Gugi Monastery. It remained active until the beginning of the sixth century, but then was deserted. On its ruins the Nestorian monastery of Abraham of Kashkar was built, but it was regained by the Syrians at the beginning of the nineteenth century. They also regained possession of the Monastery of St. John Ṭayoyo, near the Monastery of St. Eugene, and renovated both of these monasteries.3
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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: 551-552.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: 514.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: 564.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 4 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity (The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013), entry: Bet Gaugal.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: 38, 43, 353, 354.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 6 http://pleiades.stoa.org/places/874578

Names

  • ܕܝܪܐ ܕܓܘܓܠ
  • Gawgal
  • ܕܰܝܪܐ ܕܒܶܝܬ ܓܘܳܓܝ1
  • ܕܰܝܪܐ ܕܓܘܓܠ1
  • ܕܰܝܪܳܐ ܕܐܰܒܪܗܡ ܟܰܫܟܳܪܝܐ1
  • دير ابرهيم الكشكري2
  • دير بيت كوكي2
  • دير كوكل2
  • Beth Gugi Monastery3
  • Bet Gaugal4
  • Gugel Monastery3
  • Mār Abraham of Kashkar5
  • Monastery of Abraham of Kashkar3
  • ʻGreat Monastery’5

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Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Gawgal — ܕܝܪܐ ܕܓܘܓܠ .” In , edited by ., edited by David A. Michelson et al.. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published January 14, 2014. http://syriaca.org/place/384.

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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
  • 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
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