Claudia - ܩܠܘܕܝܐ

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A city southeast of Melitene.

Names

  • ܩܠܘܕܝܐ
  • Claudia1, 4
  • ܩܠܰܘܕܺܝܰܐ2
  • قلوذية3, 5
  • Qlaudia1

Place Type

settlement

Location

  • Coordinates :
    • Lat. 38.1666666° Long. 38.6666666°1

Descriptions

ܚܶܣܢܳܐ ܕܩܰܪܝܒ ܗܘܐ ܠܡܺܝܠܝܛܝܢܝ ܐܶܣܬܚܦ ܘܰܗܦܰܟ ܒܢܳܝܗܝ ܚܰܣܢ ܒܰܪ ܩܚܛܒܗ ܫܢܰܬ 141 ܗܳܓܳܪܳܝܬܐ. ܘܫܰܚܠܦܗ ܠܰܐܬܪܐ ܒܰܫܡܗ. ܘܰܚܪܒ ܒܳܬܰܪ ܕܳܪܐ ܬܠܳܬܰܥܣܝܪܳܝܐ. 2
حصن كان بقرب ملطية هدم فاعاد بناءه الحسن بن قحطبة سنة 141 هـ وحوله بلدة باسمه خربت بعد القرن الثالث عشر.3
a citadel near Melitene, destroyed and rebuilt by al-Ḥasan Ibn Quḥṭuba in 141 A.H. Around the citadel was built a town bearing the same name, but it was laid to ruin after the thirteenth century.4

Attestation

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

قلوذية3, 5 5
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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: 178, 408, map: Map II B1.Link to The Srophe web application 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: 559-560.Link to The Srophe web application 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: 518.Link to The Srophe web application 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: 552.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.
  • 5 Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī, Muʿjam al-buldān (Beirut: Dār al-kutub al-ʿilmiyya, 1990), p: IV:445.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Claudia — ܩܠܘܕܝܐ ” in , last modified June 30, 2014, http://syriaca.org/place/63.

Bibliography:

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Claudia — ܩܠܘܕܝܐ .” In , edited by ., edited by David A. Michelson et al.. Syriaca.org: The Syriac Reference Portal, 2014. Entry published June 30, 2014. http://syriaca.org/place/63.

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Entry Title: Claudia — ܩܠܘܕܝܐ

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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
  • 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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