The Children of Ephesus (or Sleepers) (text) - [ Syriac Not Available ]

Titles

  • Enfants d’Éphèse (texte)1
  • The Children of Ephesus (or Sleepers) (text)1

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Reference Numbers

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Incipit (Opening Line)

ܟܕ ܫܠܡ ܠܒܢܝܢܗܿ ܕܪܗܘܡܐ ܐܠܦ ܫ̈ܢܝܢ. ܘܐܓܘ̈ܢܐ ܕܫ̈ܢܝܢ ܐܠܦ ܐܫܬܡܫܘ ܒܗܿ ܘܐܬܩܛܠܘܢ ܚܝ̈ܘܬܐ ܣܓ̈ܝܐܬܐ ܒܬܐܛܪܘܢ ܒܝ̈ܘܡܝ ܦܝܠܝܦܘܣ ܡܠܟܐ ܘܒܢ̈ܘܗܝ. ܗܿܘ ܕܐܚܪܝܬ ܒܬܪ ܫܒ̈ܥ ܫ̈ܢܝܢ ܕܡܠܘܬܗ ܐܬܩܛܠ ܡܢ ܕܩܝܣ ܗܿܘ ܕܥܒܕ ܪܕܘܦܝܐ ܣܓܝܐܐ ܥܠ ܟܪ̈ܣܛܝܢܐ... 1
Quand mille ans eurent été achevés depuis la construction de Rome et que les jeux du millénaire eurent été célébrés et que beaucoup d’animaux eurent été tués au théâtre, aux jours de l’empereur Philippe et de ses fils, lui qui fut tué après sept ans de règne par Dèce, celui qui fit une grande persécution contre les chrétiens… 1

Explicit (Closing Line)

ܘܒܟܢܘܫܝܐ ܕܐ̈ܦܣܩܘܦܐ̣. ܗܘܐ ܥܐܕܐ ܪܒܐ ܠܕܘܟܪܢܗܘܢ. ܘܐܬܝܗܒܬ ܙܕܩܬܐ ܪܒܬܐ ܡܢ ܡܠܟܐ ܠܡܣ̈ܟܢܐ ܕܐܬܪܐ. ܘܐܫܬܪܝܘ ܟܗ̈ܢܐ ܕܐܣܝܪܝܢ ܗܘܘ. ܐܦ ܐܚ̈ܪܝܐ ܡܛܘܠ ܥܠܬܐ ܕܡܬܥܒܪܢܘܬܐ. ܘܒܚܕܘܬܐ ܠܘܝܘܗܝ ܠܡܠܟܐ ܠܩܘܣܛܢܛܝܢܐ ܦܘܠܝܣ. ܟܕ ܡܫܒܚܝܢ ܘܡܒܪܟܝܢ ܠܐܠܗܐ. ܐܡܝܢ ܘܐܡܝܢ. 1
Et lors du synode des évêques fut établie une grande fête à leur mémoire, et une grande aumône fut apportée par l’empereur aux pauvres de la région. Et les prêtres prisonniers furent libérés, et même les derniers condamnés pour transgression. Et avec joie ils escortèrent l’empereur à Constantinople en louant et bénissant Dieu. Amen et amen. 1

Editions

Ernest Walter Brooks (ed.), Historia ecclesiastica Zachariae Rhetori vulgo adscripta, I, Corpus Scriptorum Christianorum Orientalium, vol. 87 (Louvain: L. Durbecq, 1924), vol: 1, : Paris, 1919, p. 106-122.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record (Edition from manuscript witness 1. See below.)
Jan Pieter Nicolaas Land, Zachariae episcopi Mitylenes aliorumque scripta historica graece plerumque deperdita (Ludg. Bat, 1870)., : p. 87-99.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record (Edition from manuscript witnesses , 4. See below.)

Modern Translations

  • Latin: Ernest Walter Brooks (ed.), Historia ecclesiastica Zachariae Rhetori vulgo adscripta, I, Corpus Scriptorum Christianorum Orientalium, vol. 87 (Louvain: L. Durbecq, 1924), pp: 74-85, Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record 1
  • Syriac Manuscript Witnesses

    et (2): ms Londres, British Library, Add. 17202, f. 50v-58 1
    ms Leiden, Rijksuniversiteit, or. 2356 (cod. 1640) 1
    ms Londres, British Library, Add. 14641, f. 150-157 1
    The manuscript witnesses for edition 2 are undetermined. 1

    Works Cited

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    • 1 Ugo Zanetti and Claude Detienne, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Syriaca, entry: 343.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
    • 2 M. Huber, Zur Überlieferungsgeschichte der Legende. Die syrischen Texte mit besonderer Berücksichtigung ihrer VertreterBeitrag zur Siebenschläferlegende des Mittelalters. Eine literargeschichtliche Untersuchung, Beilage zum Jahresbericht des humanistischen Gymnasiums Metten, (Landshut, 19081903-1908)Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
    • 3 P. Peeters, "CR de Huber." Analecta Bollandiana vol. 30 (1911)., pp: 118-119.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
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    Qitmir, dog of the Sleepers of Ephesus - [Syriac Not Available](Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint, 249-251 ) Names: ViricariusIn hagiography Qitmir dog of the Sleepers of Ephesus is the name given to a dog who was entombed and commemorated with the Sleepers...URI: http://syriaca.org/person/3018
    Sleepers of Ephesus - [Syriac Not Available](Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint, 249-251 ) Names: Eight Children of EphesusChildren of EphesusEnfants d’ÉphèseLES HUITS ENFANTS D'ÈPEHESESeven Sleepers of EphesusIn hagiography Sleepers of Ephesus were the protagonists of a legend set in the time of the emperor Decius Seven or eight children of...URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1227
    Qitmir, dog of the Sleepers of Ephesus - [Syriac Not Available](Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint, 249-251 ) Names: ViricariusIn hagiography Qitmir dog of the Sleepers of Ephesus is the name given to a dog who was entombed and commemorated with the Sleepers...URI: http://syriaca.org/person/3018
    Sleepers of Ephesus - [Syriac Not Available](Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint, 249-251 ) Names: Eight Children of EphesusChildren of EphesusEnfants d’ÉphèseLES HUITS ENFANTS D'ÈPEHESESeven Sleepers of EphesusIn hagiography Sleepers of Ephesus were the protagonists of a legend set in the time of the emperor Decius Seven or eight children of...URI: http://syriaca.org/person/1227
    Qitmir, dog of the Sleepers of Ephesus - [Syriac Not Available](Qadishe: A Guide to the Syriac Saintssaint, 249-251 ) Names: ViricariusIn hagiography Qitmir dog of the Sleepers of Ephesus is the name given to a dog who was entombed and commemorated with the Sleepers...URI: http://syriaca.org/person/3018
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    Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “The Children of Ephesus (or Sleepers) (text).” 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/563.

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