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Nezib

(nē`zĭb), in the Bible, city, SW ancient Palestine, NW of Hebron.
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Using Persian and Roman names in inscriptions, is an indication of the relationship of that strong government by Arab emir that seems those relationships are more related to the peace between the Sassanid--After the war contract of Nisibis 298 AD--until the recent attacks against Arabs, Iranians have been led by Shapur II [10].
This cross-fertilization of influences from Greek, Semitic, Persian, and Indian sources were all present in the sixth-century school of Nisibis, and to some degree earlier in Edessa.
After Zenobia succumbed to the emperor Aurelian in AD 272, Palmyra entered into a decline exacerbated when Nisibis, far to the north, was given the monopoly of trade between Rome and Persia.
3) This call of love was also expressed in the words of the Nestorian Bishop of Nisibis in the 13th century:
Another figure of the early Church, Narsai of Nisibis (c.
After narrating the conversion of Najran in the fifth century through the evangelistic efforts of the merchant Hayyan, the chronicler refers to a slightly later period when a Jewish woman taken captive in Nisibis "was bought by a king of Yemen.
A Syriac translation appeared by the mid-fifth century, before the school of Edessa was expelled from the Empire in 489 and took refuge at Nisibis in Persia (2).
Former Walthamstow RM (now Harlow GM) Chris Page, a great friend of the Derby winning handler, is heading a syndicate that has purchased a pounds 10,000 yearling filly, by Statue Of Liberty out of Nisibis, to race out of the stables of horse trainer Julia Feilden.
Later it became Christian, while Nisibis (Nusaybin, also Kurdish today) was an important center of Judaism.
According to his Acts, Mari's travels take him first to Nisibis and then to such places as Erbil, Shahgird (to the east of Kerkuk), and Seleucia-Ctesiphon (to the south of Baghdad), which in due course was to become the seat of the Catholicos of the Church of the East in the Persian Empire.
29) There are many echoes of Julian's writings in the novel, from the description of the siege of Nisibis (Hld.
The glimpses Jenkins provides are fascinating: the schools of Nisibis and Jundishapur, probably the first Christian universities; as mentioned, Osroene, the first Christian kingdom, located just outside the eastern border of the Roman Empire; and Greater Armenia, a land that at one time stretched from the Caspian to the Mediterranean.