Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or_1128 (University Library, Cambridge University)

Syriac Manuscripts


Summary of Contents: A miscellany consisting of memre attributed to Ephrem and others, and other mostly liturgical texts in Syriac and Garshuni; probably the commonplace book of a deacon Khidr.

Language(s): Syriac

Physical Description

Support: Paper, 16 cm.
Extent: 179 ff.


Mostly written by the deacon Khidr son of Khoshaw who signs in various places including on fol. 61r which also gives the date 1965 AS = 1653/4.


Bound in cloth in Cambridge.



Provenance and Acquisition

Presented by Huw Ifor Lloyd, , 1928.

Record Sources

For a full description see J. F. Coakley, Catalogue of Syriac manuscripts in Cambridge University Library acquired since 1901 (2018).


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Funding of Cataloguing

Cambridge University Library


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