URI https://medievalmideast.org/person/14996

brother of Jesus


  • Latin: Iacobus frater domini 1
  • Syriac: ܝܥܩܘܒ = YʿQWB 2


  • Male

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Events mentioned by Riccoldo da Montecroce1 c. 1289c.129014th C1864
Events mentioned by Michael the Syrian2 before 11991195-1199?15982009


  • 1Iacobus frater domini: Riccoldo da Montecroce, Liber Peregrinationis, in J. C. M. Laurent, ed., Peregrinatores Medii Aevi Quatuor (Leipzig: C. P. Melzeri, 1864), IV 21 [Latin].
  • 2Gregorios Yuhanna Ibrahim, ed., The Edessa-Aleppo Syriac Codex of the Chronicle of Michael the Great (Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias Press, 2009), 94 [Syriac].
    • Jacques: J.-B. Chabot, trans., Chronique de Michel le Syrien (Paris: Ernest Leroux, 1901), I, 146, 155-160, 162, 163, 167, 198; II, 102 [French].

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson, et al., “James” in Thomas A. Carlson, ed. Historical Index of the Medieval Middle East, last modified September 16, 2021, https://medievalmideast.org/person/14996.

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  • Thomas A. Carlson: Data merging and XML; matching from Laurent's Peregrinatores medii aevi quattuor; and matching, Syriac collection and transliteration from Michael's chronicle
  • Margaret Gaida: abstract and gender assignment and matching from Laurent's Peregrinatores medii aevi quattuor
  • Laurel Kenner: Wikipedia matching
  • Jessica Mutter: matching from Michael's chronicle
  • McKenzie Cady: categorization from Michael's chronicle
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