The Diyarbekir Commentary

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A manuscript that at one time was in Diyarbekir contains an important anonymous commentary on Genesis and Exodus.FT The author belonged to the East Syriac church, and seems to have lived in the early 8th century.[1]


  • Anonymous, Diyarbekir Commentary: French translation by L. van Rompay, CSCO Syr. 205-6 (1986).


  1. Sebastian Brock, A brief outline of Syriac literature, Moran Etho 9, p. 60 and 136.