Abn (text) - ܐܒܢ

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Incipit (Opening Line)

ܚܙܝܢܢ ܕܝܢ ܐܚܪܢܐ ܛܘܒܢܐ: ܗܘܿ ܕܒܛܒ̈ܬܐ ܡܝܬܪ ܗܘ̣ܐ ܡܢ ܟܠܗܘܢ ܒܢܝ̈ܢܫܐ: ܕܫܡܗ ܗܘ̣ܐ ܐܒܐ ܐܒܢ... 1
Nous vîmes un autre bienheureux, plus excellent en qualités que tous les hommes, qui s’appelait Abbâ Abn… 1

Explicit (Closing Line)

ܗܘ ܕܝܢ ܣܘܣܝܐ ܗܘܿ: ܐܝܟ ܗܘܿ ܕܡܢ ܡܠܐܟܐ ܐܬܛܪܕ: ܘܬܘܒ ܒܐܬܪܐ ܗܘܿ ܠܐ ܐܬܚܙܝ. 1
Cet hippopotame, comme s’il avait été expulsé par un ange, n’apparut plus dans cette région. 1

Editions

Paul Bedjan (ed.), Acta martyrum et sanctorum (Parisiis; Lipsiae: Harrasssowitz, 1890)., vol: 7, : p. 363-364.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record (Edition from manuscript witness 3. See below.)
The Book of Paradise: Being the Histories and Sayings of the Monks and Ascetics of the Egyptian Desert, trans. E. A. Wallis Budge (Leipzig: W. Drugulin, 1904)., vol: 2, : p. 371-372 (syr.).Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record (Edition from manuscript witnesses , 2. See below.)

Modern Translations

  • English: The Book of Paradise: Being the Histories and Sayings of the Monks and Ascetics of the Egyptian Desert, trans. E. A. Wallis Budge (Leipzig: W. Drugulin, 1904)., vol: 1, pp: 515, Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record 1
  • Ancient Versions

    Latin: Maurice Geerard et al., Clavis Patrum Graecorum, Corpus Christianorum (Turnhout: Brepols, 1974)Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record 1
    Armenian: Maurice Geerard et al., Clavis Patrum Graecorum, Corpus Christianorum (Turnhout: Brepols, 1974)Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record 1
    Georgian: Maurice Geerard et al., Clavis Patrum Graecorum, Corpus Christianorum (Turnhout: Brepols, 1974)Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record 1
    Slavic: Maurice Geerard et al., Clavis Patrum Graecorum, Corpus Christianorum (Turnhout: Brepols, 1974)Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record 1
    Coptic: Maurice Geerard et al., Clavis Patrum Graecorum, Corpus Christianorum (Turnhout: Brepols, 1974)Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record 1

    Syriac Manuscript Witnesses

    ms Lady Meux 6 (?) 1
    ms Vatican, Syr. 126, f. 66v-67 1
    The manuscript witnesses for edition 1 are undetermined. 1

    Works Cited

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    • 1 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 303.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
    • 2 E. Preuschen, Palladius und Rufinus. Ein Beitrag zur Quellenkunde des ältesten Mönchtums. Texte und Untersuchungen (Giessen, 1897)., pp: 152-159.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Archive.org Bibliographic record
    • 3 C. Butler, A Critical Discussion together with Notes on Early Egyptian Monachism, Texts and Studies, vol. 6/1 (Cambridge, 1898)The Lausiac History of Palladius vol. 1 (Cambridge, 1898), pp: 266-267.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
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    Relationships

    Abn (text) commemorates (1) records.
    ʾAbn - ܐܒܢ(Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint) Names: ʾAbnAbn Abn is an ascetic who came into the Syriac tradition via ʿEnanishoʿ s Syriac translation of the Paradise of the Fathers by Palladius...URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1543

    See Also

    • BHS: 303
    • BHO: 843
    • CPG: 5620

    How to Cite This Entry

    Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Abn (text) — ܐܒܢ ” in Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca Electronica last modified November 5, 2015, http://syriaca.org/work/523.

    Bibliography:

    Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Abn (text) — ܐܒܢ .” 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/523.

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