Mar Gabriel and Mar Abraham - [ Syriac Not Available ]

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An important monastery near Mosul whose site has been incorporated into the modern city.

Place Type: monastery

Location

Attestation

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

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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: 143, 171, 249, 436.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 2 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: 140, 214.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 3 Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī, Muʿjam al-buldān (Beirut: Dār al-kutub al-ʿilmiyya, 1990), p: II:566.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.

Names

  • Mar Gabriel and Mar Abraham1
  • دير الأعلى3
  • Mar Abraham1
  • Mār Gabriel2
  • Upper Monastery1

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson, “Mar Gabriel and Mar Abraham” in last modified June 30, 2014, http://syriaca.org/place/661.

Bibliography:

Thomas A. Carlson, “Mar Gabriel and Mar Abraham.” In , edited by ., edited by David A. Michelson et al.. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published June 30, 2014. http://syriaca.org/place/661.

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Entry Title: Mar Gabriel and Mar Abraham

Additional Credit:

  • 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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