Ethno-Cultural and Religious Identity of Syrian Orthodox Christians

  title={Ethno-Cultural and Religious Identity of Syrian Orthodox Christians},
  author={Sargon George Donabed and Shamiran Mako},
Many Middle Eastern Christian groups identify or have been identified with pre-Islamic peoples in the Middle East: the Copts with Ancient Egypt, the Nestorians with Assyria, the Maronites with Phoenicians and some Rum Orthodox and other Christians with pre-Islamic Arab tribes. The concern of this study is the Syrian Orthodox Christians or Jacobite(s) (named after the 6th century Monophysite Christian bishop Yacoub Burd‘ono or Jacob Baradaeus of Urfa/Osrohene/Edessa), specifically those whose… 
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