Digitized Manuscripts: Faceted Search

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This table searches all collections of Syriac and Garshuni manuscripts that are freely available online by key terms. Click any of the categorized menu items to narrow down your search. If you would like to sort the manuscripts by shelf-mark or date, or search by general keyword, see our other table here, which includes all the same manuscript data.

*The Approximate Date column is derived from the best available information for the manuscript. This is not asserted as a scholarly position on the dating of the manuscript. Instead, it is merely used here for the convenience of being able to sort all manuscripts by numerical date. The user should keep in mind that there may be considerable debate over the precise dating of the manuscript and should consult the manuscript repository and relevant scholarly literature for details.

Manuscript Name / Shelf Mark / Project Number Approximate Date Language The main body text Link to Digitized Manuscript
Kirkuk, Iraq, Chaldean Archdiocese of Kirkuk (ACK 00011) 1,716 CE Garshuni, Syriac

Book of explanation of obscure words

Kirkuk, Iraq, Chaldean Archdiocese of Kirkuk 55 (ACK 00055) 1,796 CE Arabic, Garshuni, Syriac
  • Lirurgical prayers and supplications
    • Title NS: ܟܘܫܦܐ ܘܓܢܬܐ ܒܩܘܕܫ ܐܪ̈ܙܐ
    • Ṭaksā (Syriac Rite, Eastern)
Kirkuk, Iraq, Chaldean Archdiocese of Kirkuk 57 (ACK 00057) 1,854 CE Arabic, Garshuni, Syriac
  • fol. 2v-130r Rites of ordination
Kirkuk, Iraq, Chaldean Archdiocese of Kirkuk 59 (ACK 00059) 1,700 CE Arabic, Garshuni, Syriac
  • Rites of Ordination
Kirkuk, Iraq, Chaldean Archdiocese of Kirkuk 63 (ACK 00063) 1,830 CE Arabic, Garshuni, Syriac, Turkish
  • Priestly prayers for different occasions
    • Taksā (Syriac Rite, Eastern)
    • Arabic
  • Offices for the dead 
    • Taksā (Syriac Rite, Eastern)
    • Arabic, Arabic Garshuni, Syriac, Turkish
  • Short poems
    • Title NS: ܬܪ̈ܥܐ
    • Turkish Garshuni
Kirkuk, Iraq, Chaldean Archdiocese of Kirkuk 86 (ACK 00086) 1,780 CE Syriac
  • Ṭaksā (Syriac Rite, Eastern)
    • ​ܛܟܣܐ ܕܩܘܕܫܐ ܕܐܪ̈ܙܐ