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
Mardin, Turkey Chaldean Cathedral (CCM 00037) 1,421 CE Syriac
  • f. 1r-193v Psalter (Syriac Rite, Eastern)
  • f. 193v-196r Ephrem Syrus, Homily on humility, the love of learning, and on the teacher and student
  • f. 196v-197r The quality of Prayer, from the Book of Directions
  • f. 198v-208v Calendrical text: Cause of the chronicon
Mardin, Turkey Chaldean Cathedral (CCM 00039) 1,745 CE Garshuni
  • f. 1r-124r Psalter (Syriac Rite, Eastern)
  • f. 124v-127r Concluding Prayer, in the meter of Ephrem
Mardin, Turkey Chaldean Cathedral (CCM 00040) 1,651 CE Syriac
  • f. 2v-203v Pentateuch
    • f. 2v-53r Genesis
    • f. 53v-95r Exodus
    • f. 95v-125v Leviticus
    • f. 126r-168r Numbers
    • f. 169v-203v Deuteronomy
Mardin, Turkey Chaldean Cathedral (CCM 00044) 1,200 CE Syriac
  • f. 1r-205v Old Testament and Acts lectionary (Syriac Rite, Eastern)
Mardin, Turkey Chaldean Cathedral (CCM 00045) 1,698 CE Garshuni
  • f. 1v-181r Old Testament and Epistles lectionary
Mardin, Turkey Chaldean Cathedral (CCM 00046) 1,594 CE Syriac
  • f. 1v-124v Old Testament lectionary, according to the order of the Upper Monastery in Mosul
Mardin, Turkey Chaldean Cathedral (CCM 00047) 1,653 CE Syriac
  • f. 2v-211v Bible: Book of Sessions (ܟܬܒܐ ܕܒܝܬ ܡܘ̈ܬܒܐ)
Mardin, Turkey Chaldean Cathedral (CCM 00048) 1,672 CE Syriac
  • f. 3v-272v Bible: Book of Sessions (ܟܬܒܐ ܕܒܝܬ ܡܘ̈ܬܒܐ)
Mardin, Turkey Chaldean Cathedral (CCM 00050) 1,656 CE Syriac
  • f. 3v-259r Bible: Book of Sessions (ܟܬܒܐ ܕܒܝܬ ܡܘ̈ܬܒܐ)
Mardin, Turkey Chaldean Cathedral (CCM 00051) 1,677 CE Syriac
  • f. 6v-204v Prophets
    • f. 6v-48r Isaiah
    • f. 48v-83r The Twelve
    • f. 83v-137v Jeremiah
    • f. 138r-184v Ezekiel
    • f. 184v-204v Daniel