Duhok - ܒܝܬ ܢܘܗܕܪܐ

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A town in northern Iraq north of Alqosh and southeast of Zakho.

Names

  • ܒܝܬ ܢܘܗܕܪܐ
  • Duhok1
  • ܒܶܝܬ ܢܘܗܰܕܪܐ2
  • ܕܰܗܽܘܟ2
  • بانوهدرا3
  • دهوك3
  • Bānuhadrā4
  • Dehok1
  • Dohuk5
  • Duhuk4

Place Type

settlement

Location

  • Coordinates :
    • Lat. 36.866667° Long. 43°1

Descriptions

ܡܕܝܢܬܐ ܕܰܠܓܰܪܒܰܝ ܡܰܘܨܠ ܘܡܰܬܶܐܡܰܪ ܠܗ̇ ܕܰܗܽܘܟ.2
بلدة في شمالي الموصل يقال لها دهوك3
a town north of Mosul, now called Duhuk. 4

Notes

In Dolabani's translation of Barsoum's description ܘܡܰܬܶܐܡܰܪ should read ܘܡܶܬܶܐܡܰܪ.
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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: 72, 92, 100, 130, 351, map: Map IV.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: 537.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: 505.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 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: 6, 12, 13, 79, 101, 108, 109, 125, 126, 128, 130, 131, 132, 133, 140-141, 164, 221, 264, 265, 268, 271.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Duhok — ܒܝܬ ܢܘܗܕܪܐ ” in , last modified February 6, 2014, http://syriaca.org/place/76.

Bibliography:

Thomas A. Carlson et al., “Duhok — ܒܝܬ ܢܘܗܕܪܐ .” In , edited by ., edited by David A. Michelson et al.. Syriaca.org: The Syriac Reference Portal, 2014. Entry published February 6, 2014. http://syriaca.org/place/76.

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Entry Title: Duhok — ܒܝܬ ܢܘܗܕܪܐ

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
  • 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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