Dayro d-Mor Yaʿqub - ܕܝܪܐ ܕܡܪܝ ܝܥܩܘܒ ܚܒܝܫܝܐ

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A monastery near Ṣalaḥ in Ṭur ʿAbdin, seat of the Syrian Orthodox patriarchate of Ṭur ʿAbdin from 1365.

Place Type: monastery

Brief Descriptions

  • ܒܓܶܢܒ ܨܰܠܚ ܩܪܝܬܐ ܕܰܒܛܘܪܥܰܒܕܝܢ. ܕܰܝܪܐ ܗܘ ܪܰܒܐ ܒܢܳܝܗܝ ܥܢܘܳܝܐ ܡܳܪܝ ܝܰܥܩܘܒ ܩܕܳܡ ܫܢܰܬ 419 ܘܐܶܬܒܢܝ ܗܰܝܟܠܗ ܚܕܳܪ 770 . ܗܘܐ ܟܘܪܣܝܳܐ ܕܦܰܛܪܝܰܪܟܐ ܕܛܘܪܥܰܒܕܝܢ ܫܢܰܬ 1365 ܐܶܬܢܰܦܰܩܘ ܒܗ ܬܪܶܝܢ ܦܰܛܪܝܰܪ̈ܟܶܐ ܘܚܰܕ ܡܰܦܪܝܳܢܐ ܘܫܰܒܥܐ ܐܶܦܝܣ̈ܩܘܦܶܐ ܘܰܥܕܰܡܐ ܠܝܰܘܡܢ ܥܰܡܝܪ.2
  • بجانب قرية صلح في طور عبدين دير كبير انشأه مار يعقوب الناسك قبيل سنة 419 وبني هيكله حول 770، صار كرسيا لبطاركة طور عبدين عام 1365 تخرج فيه بطركان ومفريان وسبعة اساقفة لا يزال عامرا.3
  • near the village of Ṣalaḥ in Tur ʿAbdin, is a big monastery built by St. Jacob the ascetic shortly before 419. Its nave, however, was not built until 770. This monastery became the see of the patriarchs of Tur ʿAbdin in 1365. Two Patriarchs, a Maphryono and seven bishops graduated from it. It is still inhabited.4
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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: 226, 382, 419–420.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: 554-555.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: 515.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: 564.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.

Names

  • ܕܝܪܐ ܕܡܪܝ ܝܥܩܘܒ ܚܒܝܫܝܐ
  • Dayro d-Mor Yaʿqub1
  • ܕܰܝܪܳܐ ܕܡܳܪܝ ܝܰܥܩܘܒ ܚܒܝܫܝܐ2
  • دير مار يعقوب الحبيس3
  • Dayro d-Mor Yaqub
  • Dayro d-Mor Ya‘qub
  • Jacob the Solitary Monastery4

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How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Dayro d-Mor Yaʿqub — ܕܝܪܐ ܕܡܪܝ ܝܥܩܘܒ ܚܒܝܫܝܐ ” in last modified December 9, 2016, http://syriaca.org/place/72.

Bibliography:

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Dayro d-Mor Yaʿqub — ܕܝܪܐ ܕܡܪܝ ܝܥܩܘܒ ܚܒܝܫܝܐ .” In , edited by ., edited by David A. Michelson et al.. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published December 9, 2016. http://syriaca.org/place/72.

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  • Initial Barsoum entry creation by David A. Michelson
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  • Arabic description entry by Dayroyo Roger-Youssef Akhrass
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  • Record validation, normalization, and revisions for the second edition (2.0) by William L. Potter
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