Aaron the Monk - ܕܝܪܝܐ ܐܗܪܘܢ (sometime between 1100 - 1200)

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  • ܕܝܪܝܐ ܐܗܪܘܢ3
  • Aaron the Monk
  • ܕܰܝܪܳܝܐ ܐܰܗܪܘܢ3
  • الراهب هارون2
  • Aaron dayroyo
  • Ahrun dayroyo
  • The Monk Aaron1


  • the Monk 1

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  • Floruit: 12th century1

Works Cited

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  • 1 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, The Scattered Pearls: A History of Syriac Literature and Sciences, trans. Matti Moosa, 2nd rev. ed. (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2003), entry: 212, pp: 443.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 2 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, al-Luʼluʼ al-manthūr fī tārīkh al-ʻulūm wa-al-ādāb al-Suryāniyyah, 4th ed. (Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1987), pp: 392.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 3 Ignatius Afram Barsoum, Berule bdire d-ʿal yulpone suryoye hdire, trans. Philoxenos Yuḥanon Dolabani, 2nd ed. (Holland: Bar Hebraeus Verlag, 1991), pp: 422.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
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Aaron the Monk  Has literary connection to place (1) records. Aaron the Monk  Born at (1) records.
Mesopotamia (region) - ܒܝܬ ܢܗܪ̈ܝܢThe watershed of the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, including southeastern Turkey, northeastern Syria, all of Iraq, and western Iran.URI: http://syriaca.org/place/1452
Aaron the Monk  Has relation to place (1) records.
Mor Barṣawmo (monastery) - ܕܝܪܐ ܕܡܪܝ ܒܪܨܘܡܐ Names: Barṣoum Monasterymonastery of Mar Barsauma"The monastery situated in the mountains to the southeast of Melitene and named after the 5th cent ascetic Barṣawmo rose to prominence as..."URI: http://syriaca.org/place/224

How to Cite This Entry

James E. Walters et al., “Aaron the Monk — ܕܝܪܝܐ ܐܗܪܘܢ ” in A Guide to Syriac Authors last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/215.


James E. Walters et al., “Aaron the Monk — ܕܝܪܝܐ ܐܗܪܘܢ .” In A Guide to Syriac Authors, edited by David A. Michelson and Nathan P. Gibson. Vol. 2 of The Syriac Biographical Dictionary, edited by David A. Michelson. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published August 17, 2016. http://syriaca.org/person/215.

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Entry Title: Aaron the Monk — ܕܝܪܝܐ ܐܗܪܘܢ

Additional Credit:

  • Data from Macuch, Abuna, De Urbina, Duval, Assemani (vols. 1-2), Chabot, Wright, and Brock collected, verified, reconciled, and entered by Kristian Heal
  • German data entry by Samer Khader
  • Editing, document design, proofreading, data entry by David A. Michelson
  • Matching with viaf.org records, data entry, data transformation, conversion to XML by Nathan P. Gibson
  • GEDSH and Barsoum English name entry, matching with viaf.org records by James E. Walters
  • Editing, disambiguation research, conversion to XML by Thomas A. Carlson
  • Syriac name entry by Robert Aydin
  • Arabic name entry by Jad Kaado
  • Editorial oversight for GEDSH and Barsoum English text entry, and proofreading by Christopher Johnson
  • GEDSH and Barsoum English text entry and proofreading by the Syriac Research Group, University of Alabama

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