Beirut - ܒܝܪܘܬ

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Beirut, Lebanon is mentioned in many Syr. Orth. texts in connection with the St. Jude monastery and church.1

Place Type: settlement

Location

  • Coordinates :
    • Lat. 33.88694° Long. 35.51306°2

Brief Descriptions

  • 93. Beirut1

Attestation

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

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Works Cited

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  • 1 R. J. Mouawad, "Beirut." in Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), p: 68-69.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: 33, 43, 51, 68–69, 83, 89, 92, 100, 111, 113, 124, 134, 140, 165, 167, 173, 208, 231, 238, 243, 244, 247, 252, 262, 267, 271, 314, 338, 343, 350, 353, 358, 360, 362, 368–369, 371–372 (with fig. 111), 389, 396, 397, 448, map: Map I A2, II A2, V.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: 282.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: 256.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: 295.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: Beirut.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: 13, 361, 363, 364.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 8 Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī, Muʿjam al-buldān (Beirut: Dār al-kutub al-ʿilmiyya, 1990), p: I:623.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.

Names

  • ܒܝܪܘܬ
  • Beirut2, 5, 6, 7
  • ܒܰܝܪܘܬ3
  • بيروت4
  • بَيْرُوْت8
  • Berytos2

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How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Beirut — ܒܝܪܘܬ ” in last modified June 30, 2014, http://syriaca.org/place/46.

Bibliography:

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Beirut — ܒܝܪܘܬ .” In , edited by ., edited by David A. Michelson et al.. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published June 30, 2014. http://syriaca.org/place/46.

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Entry Title: Beirut — ܒܝܪܘܬ

Additional Credit:

  • Initial Barsoum entry creation by David A. Michelson
  • Data merging, Pleiades and Wikipedia linking, and XML by Thomas A. Carlson
  • 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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