List of people from Damascus

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The following is a list of notable people from Damascus, Syria.

Ancient[edit]

Modern[edit]

Families[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Abd Ar-Rahman, I Biography". Encyclopedia of World Biography. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. Retrieved 2009-12-01. 
  2. ^ "Saint Ananias Chapel". Arabicnews.com. Retrieved 2009-12-01. 
  3. ^ "Damascius (C. 462–C. 538)". Encyclopedia of Philosophy. Copyright © 2001-2006 by Macmillan Reference USA, an imprint of the Gale Group. Retrieved 2009-12-01. 
  4. ^ "Israel ben Moses Najara". The Jewish Encyclopedia. Retrieved 2009-12-01. 
  5. ^ M. Walsh, ed. Butler's Lives of the Saints(HarperCollins Publishers: New York, 1991), pp. 403.
  6. ^ Ross Burns, Damascus: A History - Page 59
  7. ^ K. Müller &c Fragmenta historicorum graecorum vol. 3 p.344.
  8. ^ Donald E. Wagner. Dying in the Land of Promise: Palestine and Palestinian Christianity from Pentecost to 2000
  9. ^ a b c Moubayed, Sami. Steel and Silk: Men and Women Who Shaped Syria, 1900-2005. Seattle, WA: Cune Press, 2005. Print.
  10. ^ "Nizar Qabbani". Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved 2009-11-28. 
  11. ^ "Yasser Seirawan". UEP Chess. Retrieved 2009-12-01. 
  12. ^ "Zakaria Tamer". The Arab Writers Union. Retrieved 2009-12-02. 
  13. ^ "Muna Wassef". Al-Aous Publishers. Retrieved 2009-12-01. 
  14. ^ "Constantin Zureiq". The Arab Orient Center for Strategic and Civilization Studies - London. Retrieved 2009-12-01.