Marga - ܡܪܓܐ

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Place Type: diocese

Brief Descriptions

  • ܦܢܺܝܬܐ ܕܰܒܓܰܪܒܰܝ ܡܰܕܢܰܚ ܡܘܨܠ ܡܶܢܩܕܺܝܡ ܪܘܣܬܩܳܐ ܪܰܒܐ ܗܘܳܬ.2
  • ناحية في شمال شرقي الموصل كانت قديما رستاقا كبيرا.3
  • a place northeast of Mosul, formerly a big province.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: 56, 414, 417.Link to Syriaca.org 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: 561.Link to Syriaca.org 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: 519.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 4 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: 556.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 5 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity (The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013), entry: Marga.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 6 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: 62, 125, 128, 144, 156, 166, 191, 203, 218, 345, 347.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.

Names

  • ܡܪܓܐ2
  • Marga1, 4, 5
  • المرج3
  • مرجا3
  • Margā (East Syrian diocese)6
  • Marj4
  • Tellā and Barbellī6

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How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Marga — ܡܪܓܐ ” in last modified January 14, 2014, http://syriaca.org/place/457.

Bibliography:

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Marga — ܡܪܓܐ .” In , edited by ., edited by David A. Michelson et al.. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published January 14, 2014. http://syriaca.org/place/457.

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Entry Title: Marga — ܡܪܓܐ

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
  • 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
  • Record validation, normalization, and revisions for the second edition (2.0) by Daniel L. Schwartz

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