O-mar the Moor

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Illustration of Mar Elias, a bishop of the Church of the East, from the 18th–19th century

East Syriac: Mar or West Syriac: Mor is a title of respect in Syriac, literally meaning ‘my lord’. It is given to all saints and is also used before Christian name of bishops.



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