Dayro d-Noṭpo - ܕܝܪܐ ܕܢܛܦܐ

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A monastery overlooking Dayr al-Zaʿfarān outside Mardin, dedicated to the Virgin Mary and St. Theodore.

Place Type: monastery

Brief Descriptions

  • ܒܫܶܡ ܡܳܪܬܰܢ ܒܬܘܽܠܬܐ ܘܡܳܪܝ ܬܶܐܘܕܘܪܳܘܣ. ܕܰܝܪܐ ܙܥܘܽܪܐ ܘܥܰܬܝܩ ܗܰܝܟܠܗ ܢܩܝܺܪ ܒܫܽܘܥܐ ܗܽܘܝܽܘ ܒܪܺܝܫ ܛܘܪܐ ܕܚܳܐܪ ܠܕܰܝܪܳܐ ܕܙܰܥܦܰܪܐܢ ܩܰܒܠ ܟܶܢܫܐ ܕܥܶܢܘܳܝ̈ܐ ܘܐܶܬܬܟܶܒܘ ܠܘܳܬܢ ܛܶܒ̈ܘܗܝ ܡܶܢ ܕܳܪܐ ܕܐܰܪܒܥܣܪ ܘܐܶܬܪܰܝܫܰܢ ܥܠܰܘܗܝ ܒܙܰܒܢ ܐܶܦܝܣܩܘܦܐ ܘܡܶܬܒܰܝܬܶܐ ܠܗ ܐܰܪܒܥܳܐ ܐܶܦܣܩܘܦ̈ܐ. ܘܐܶܬܓܰܙܺܝ ܡܶܢ ܐܢܳܫܘ̈ܗܝ ܚܕܳܪ ܫܢܰܬ 1927 . 2
  • باسم السيدة العذراء. ومار ثاودورس دير صغير قديم منقور في الصخر هيكله في صدر جبل مطل على دير الزعفران، حوى رهطا من النساك وتوارت عندنا اخباره منذ القرن الرابع عشر ورئسه اسقف احيانا؛ ينسب اليه اربعة اساقفة وخلا من اهله حول سنة 1927.3
  • was built in the name of the Virgin and St. Theodorus. It is a small monastery hewn in the rocks in a mountain overlooking the Zaʿfaran Monastery and housed a group of monks. We have a great deal of information about it since the fourteenth century. At times it was administered by a bishop. It became empty, however, about 1927.4

Corrigenda

GEDSH Map III omits the dot in Noṭpo
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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: 114, 129, 438, map: Map III.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: 550.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: 513.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: 568.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.

Names

  • ܕܝܪܐ ܕܢܛܦܐ
  • Dayro d-Noṭpo1
  • ܕܰܝܪܐ ܕܢܛܦܳܐ2
  • دير القطرة3
  • دير الناطف3
  • Nāṭif Monastery4
  • Qaṭra Monastery4

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Dayro d-Noṭpo — ܕܝܪܐ ܕܢܛܦܐ ” in last modified January 14, 2014, http://syriaca.org/place/73.

Bibliography:

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Dayro d-Noṭpo — ܕܝܪܐ ܕܢܛܦܐ .” In , edited by ., edited by David A. Michelson et al.. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published January 14, 2014. http://syriaca.org/place/73.

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Entry Title: Dayro d-Noṭpo — ܕܝܪܐ ܕܢܛܦܐ

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
  • 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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