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Arabissus was a town and episcopal see in the Roman province of Armenia II. The bishopric, a suffragan of Melitene, is now included in the Catholic Church's list of titular sees. The Byzantine Emperor Maurice was born here in 539 AD.
- Annuario Pontificio 2013 (Libreria Editrice Vaticana, 2013, ISBN 978-88-209-9070-1), p. 836
- Titular Sees ('A')
- Gams, p. 441.
- This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain: Herbermann, Charles, ed. (1913). "Arabissus". Catholic Encyclopedia. Robert Appleton Company. The entry cites:
- Le Quien, Oriens Christianus (1740), I, 449-450