PERSON

Yaʿqūb al-Ruhāwī

Name (arabic)

يعقوب الرهاوي

Name (translit)

Yaʿqūb al-Ruhāwī

Alias

Jacob of Edessa

Born

8H/630J

Flourished

8H/630J

Died

89H/708J

Lived in

Died in

Student of

Notes

(From MAMS2): Studied in Qinnasrin and Alexandria; later was bishop (Jacobite) of Edessa.

Number in MAMS

3

ismi_id

184458

Authored Works

1 works:

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Pp. 212-13.

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Pp. 248-56.

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