Martha, daughter of Posi (text) - ܡܪܬܐ

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Titles

  • ܡܪܬܐ1
  • Mārtā1
  • Marthe (fille de Posi) (texte)1
  • Martha, daughter of Posi (text)1

Reference Numbers

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Incipit (Opening Line)

ܐܦ ܒܪܬܐ ܚܕܐ ܒܪܬ ܩܝܡܐ ܐܝܬ ܗܘ̣ܐ ܠܗ ܠܢܨܝܚܐ ܦܘܣܝ: ܘܫܡܗܿ ܗܘ̣ܐ ܡܪܬܐ: ܘܐܬܐܟܠܘ ܩܪ̈ܨܝܗܿ ܘܐܦ ܕܝܠܗܿ. 1
L’illustre Pôsî avait aussi une fille bat-qyamâ, dont le nom était Marthe; elle aussi fut calomniée. 1

Explicit (Closing Line)

ܗܕܐ ܕܝܢ ܐܣܬܥܪܬ ܡܢ ܩܕܝܫܐ ܨܘܡܝ ܐܦܣܩܘܦܐ ܒܫܢܬ ܬܡܢܐ ܕܒܪܗܪܢ ܡܠܟܐ ܒܪ ܝܙܕܓܪܕ: ܒܬܪ ܬܡܢܐܝܢ ܘܬܫܥ ܠܟܘܠܠܗܘܢ. ܗܠܝܢ ܕܝܢ ܨܝܕ ܛܘܒܢܐ ܦܘܣܝ ܘܒܪܬܗ ܗܟܢܐ ܐܣܬܥܪ. 1
Cela fut fait par l’évêque saint Sawmay en l’an huit du roi Bahram fils de Yezdgerd, 89 ans après leur couronnement. Voilà ce qui concerne le bienheureux Pôsî et sa fille. 1

Editions

Paul Bedjan (ed.), Acta martyrum et sanctorum (Parisiis; Lipsiae: Harrasssowitz, 1890)., vol: 2, : P. 233-241.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record

Modern Translations

  • German: Oskar Braun, Ausgewählte Akten persischer Märtyrer: mit einem Anhang: Ostsyrisches Mönchsleben (Kempten: J. Kösel, 1915)., pp: 76-82, Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic recordLink to Archive.org Bibliographic record 1
  • English: Sebastian P. Brock and Susan Ashbrook Harvey, Holy women of the Syrian Orient (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1987)., pp: 67-73, Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record 1
  • Syriac Manuscript Witnesses

    ms Berlin, Königliche Bibliothek, or. oct. 1256 (Assfalg 26, olim Abbeloos, dein Bedjan, copié sur ms Diyarbakir, Archevêché chaldéen, cod. 96 [nunc Mardin, Évêché chaldéen, y vu en 1969]), p. 377-402 1

    Works Cited

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    • 1 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 45.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
    • 2 G. Wiessner, Zur Märtyrerüberlieferung aus der Christenverfolgung Schapurs II, Abhandlungen der Akademie der Wissenschaften in Göttingen. Phil.-hist. Kl. 3. Folge, vol. 67 (Göttingen, 1967), pp: 94-105.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
    • 3 P. Peeters, "La Date du martyre de S. Syméon archevêque de Séleucie-Ctésiphon." Analecta Bollandiana vol. 56 (1938)., pp: 118-143.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
    • 4 P. Devos, "Notes d’hagiographie perse." Analecta Bollandiana vol. 84 (1966)., pp: 229-248.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
    • 5 P. Devos, "Les Martyrs persans à travers leurs Actes syriaques." in Atti del Convegno sul tema: La Persia e il mondo greco-romano (Roma 11-14 aprile 1965), Problemi attuali di scienza e di cultura, vol. 76 (Rome, 1966), pp: 213-225.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
    • 6 G. Wiessner, "Zum Problem der zeitlichen und örtlichen Festlegung der erhaltenen syro-persischen Märtyrerakten." in Paul de Lagarde un die syrische Kirchengeschichte (Göttingen, 1968)., pp: 231-251.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
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    Relationships

    Martha, daughter of Posi (text) commemorates (1) records.
    Martha - ܡܪܬܐ(Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint, d. 341) Names: MartāMārtāMarthe (fille de Posi)MARTHA, VIERGE MARTYREMartha was a Virgin Martyr and the daughter of Posi They were Greeks deported to the Sasanian empire They were martyred at Karka d...URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1370

    See Also

    • BHS: 45
    • BHO: 698

    How to Cite This Entry

    Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Martha, daughter of Posi (text) — ܡܪܬܐ ” in Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca Electronica last modified November 5, 2015, http://syriaca.org/work/266.

    Bibliography:

    Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Martha, daughter of Posi (text) — ܡܪܬܐ .” In Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca Electronica, edited by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent and David A. Michelson. Vol. of Gateway to the Syriac Saints, edited by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al.. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published November 5, 2015. http://syriaca.org/work/266.

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