Digitized Manuscripts: Sortable Search

About This Table

This table allows you to search all collections of Syriac and Garshuni manuscripts that are freely available online by general keywords. It is also sortable by shelf-mark, language, and approximate date. If you would like to group manuscripts by select key terms (language, author, genre), see the faceted table here, and choose the key terms in the menu.

*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 Language Approximate Date*sort descending Contents Link to Digitized Manuscript
Vat. sir. 326 Syriac Unknown

Catalog entry in Assemani

  • Daily office (Syriac Rite, Eastern for ordinary days)
STC 105 Garshuni Unknown

See entry at CPART

  • Al-Ajromia, Introduction on the principles of Arabic language (the perfect answers in Grammatical sources)
Vat. sir. 550 Garshuni Unknown
  • Uncatalogued
Vat. sir. 127 Syriac Unknown

Catalog entry in Assemani

  • 51 titles of ecclesiastical canons
  • The ecclesiastical canons of the holy Apostles
  • Apostolic constitutions of Hippolytus
  • Canons of Nicaea
  • Canons of Ancyra
  • Canons of Neocaesarea
  • Canons of Gangra
  • Canons of Antioch
  • Canons of the Synod of Laodicea
  • Canons of the synod of Constantinople
  • Definition of the Synod of Ephesus
  • Canons of the Synod of Chalcedon
  • Timothy the Patriarch of Alexandria, Canonical questions and responses
Vat. sir. 570 Syriac Unknown
  • Uncataolgued treatises and homilies
BnF syr. 406 Syriac Unknown

John bar Penkaye, Book of the Main Events of the History of the Temporal World, Vol. 2

ASOM 00022 006 Syriac Unknown
  • Extract from story of Ḥayy ibn Yaqẓān
Mss simulata orientalia 5 Syriac Unknown
  • Theodore of Mopsuestia, Commentary on Ecclesiastes
Vat. sir. 605 Syriac Unknown
  • Letters of Timothy I
Vat. sir. 212 Garshuni Unknown

Catalog entry in Assemani

  • Apocryphal Apocalypse of St. John
  • Various questions and responses
  • Ten questions and responses of a disciple and his master
  • Other questions and responses abou the sacrament of confession
  • Profession on the Christian faith, on God, three and one

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