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Wikidata:Property proposal/Syriac Biographical Dictionary ID

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Syriac Biographical Dictionary IDEdit

Originally proposed at Wikidata:Property proposal/Authority control

Descriptionidentifier of a person in the Syriac Biographical Dictionary, an online research tool
Data typeExternal identifier
Domainhuman (Q5)
Allowed values[1-9]\d{0,4}
Example 1Ishodad of Merv (Q213120)555
Example 2Theodore of Mopsuestia (Q355664)780
Example 3Bar Hebraeus (Q380295)239
Example 4Tatian (Q272087)771
External linksUse in sister projects: [de][en][es][fr][it][ja][ko][nl][pl][pt][ru][sv][vi][zh][commons][species][wd].
Number of IDs in source~2,800
Expected completenesseventually complete (Q21873974)
Formatter URL$1


The Syriac Biographical Dictionary is a reliable source for Syriac authorities maintained by Vanderbilt and Princeton Universities. Syriac writers are often poorly represented in authority control so this would be a useful tool. Nizolan (talk) 16:06, 10 June 2019 (UTC)


@Uomovariabile, Nizolan:   Done: Syriac Biographical Dictionary ID (P6934). − Pintoch (talk) 22:49, 28 June 2019 (UTC)