Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Add_1992 (University Library, Cambridge University)

Syriac Manuscripts


Summary of Contents: Memre for the Rogation of the Ninevites.
Title: Memre for Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday of the Rogation of the Ninevites
Language(s): Syriac

Said to be arranged from memre of Ephrem by Mar Yaqira; with the addition of memre by Narsai for Thursday.

Physical Description

Support: Paper, 21½ cm.
Extent: 115 ff.


Written in an indifferent but clear Eastern hand of the 18th century.


Bound in full leather over wooden boards.



Provenance and Acquisition

Acquired for the SPCK by George Percy Badger and presented to the Library in 1887.

Record Sources

For a full description see W. Wright and S. A. Cook, A Catalogue of the Syriac manuscripts in the library of the University of Cambridge (1901), i.387-88.


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Funding of Cataloguing

Cambridge University Library


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