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Mingana, Alphonse [formerly Hurmiz Mingana]locked

(1878?–1937)
  • D. G. K. Taylor

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Mingana, Alphonse [formerly Hurmiz Mingana] (1878?–1937), Syriac and Christian Arabic scholar, was born on 23 December probably in 1878 (not 1881 as usually stated) in Sharansh al-'Ulya in the district of Zakho, vilayet of Mosul (now northern Iraq), the eldest of the eight children of ...

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(1920–)