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
Broummâna, Lebanon, Orthodox Archdiocese of Mount Lebanon (MTLB 00009) 1,703 CE Garshuni, Latin, Syriac
  • f. 3v-17r List of the yearly readings taken from the four holy Evangelists (Syriac)
  • f. 19r-258v New Testament (Garshuni, Syriac, Latin)
Diyarbakir, Turkey Meryem Ana Kilisesi 2/5 (DIYR 00058) 1,770 CE Garshuni
  • Commentary on the Psalter (Pss 1-40)
Mosul, Iraq, Mar Behnam (Monastery) (MBM 00245) 1,800 CE Garshuni
  • Psalms and songs of praise
Mosul, Iraq, Mar Behnam (Monastery) (MBM 00389) 1,667 CE Garshuni
  • Selections from the Gospels and Ecclesiasticus
Mosul, Iraq, Mar Behnam (Monastery) (MBM 00396) 1,713 CE Garshuni
  • Psalter
Mardin, Turkey Chaldean Cathedral (CCM 00100) 1,759 CE Garshuni
  • f. 9v-39r Lectionary (Syriac rite, Eastern)
  • f. 39r-200r Lectionary (Syriac rite, Eastern)
Mosul, Iraq, Mar Behnam (Monastery) (MBM 00416) 1,800 CE Garshuni
  • Selections of Ecclesiasticus
Mardin, Turkey Chaldean Cathedral (CCM 00049) 1,697 CE Garshuni
  • f. 1v-181r Lectionary for the Old Testament and Epistles
Mosul, Iraq, Mar Behnam (Monastery) (MBM 00161) 1,700 CE Garshuni
  • Psalter
Mosul, Iraq, Mar Behnam (Monastery) (MBM 00168) 1,800 CE Garshuni
  • Gospel Lectionary