Dābiq (settlement)

URI http://medievalmideast.org/place/6290

A village near Aleppo.

Names

  • Arabic: دابق = Dābiq 1
  • Syriac: ܕܒܩ = Dābeq 2
Event Description Date
Event mentioned by Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī.1 before c. 1225 c.1225 877 A.H. / 1472 1995
Event mentioned by Michael the Syrian.2 between 1114 and 1122 A.G. / 802-809 CE 1195-1199? 1598 2009

Sources

  • 1 Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī, Muʿjam al-buldān (Beirut: Dār Ṣādr, 1995), (1) 222 (2) 416 (3) 433 (4) 417 [Arabic].
  • 2 Gregorios Yuhanna Ibrahim, ed., The Edessa-Aleppo Syriac Codex of the Chronicle of Michael the Great (Piscataway, N.J.: Gorgias Press, 2009), 491 [Syriac].
    • J.-B. Chabot, trans., Chronique de Michel le Syrien (Paris: Ernest Leroux, 1905), III, 19 [French].
  • 3 Nuʿaym b. Ḥammād, The Book of Tribulations: The Syrian Muslim Apocalyptic Tradition, translated by David Cook (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2017), xxxv–xxxvi [English].