Dibsi Faraj overview
Modern name(s) Dibsi Faraj
Region Mesopotamia
Section Upper Mesopotamia
Latitude 35.91532821 N suggest info
Longitude 38.24502789 E
Status Imprecise
Info Thapsacus ?
general info
An initial, small archaeological sounding was done at Dibsi Faraj by the Syrian Department of Antiquities in 1971. Following this investigation, the site was excavated between 1972 and 1974 as part of a joint operation of the Dumbarton Oaks Center for Byzantine Studies and the Kelsey Museum at the University of Michigan under the direction of Richard P. Harper.
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35.915328, 38.245028 === 35.915328 N, 38.245028 E === 35° 54' 55.2" N, 38° 14' 42.1" E
University of Uppsala
The Department of Linguistics and Philology is a part of the Faculty of Languages, and therefore within the Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences. It is responsible for research and education in African and Asian languages and cultures, the European classical languages, as well as linguistics and computational linguistics.
Olof Pedersén
Professor in Assyriology. His research has treated different central aspects of the use of written documentation within the older cultures in the Ancient Near East and the relation between the written and the material historical evidence.
Web Dibsi Faraj at Wikipedia
Nearest sites Tell Fray, circa 12.2 km (7.6 mi) east
Emar, Barbalissus, Tell Meskene, circa 14.5 km (9 mi) north-west
Tell es-Sweyhat, Jebel Aruda, circa 27.7 km (17.2 mi) north
Tell Halawa, circa 25.8 km (16.1 mi) north-west
Ekalte, Tall Munbaqa, circa 35.3 km (21.9 mi) north
Habuba Kabira, circa 33.9 km (21.1 mi) north-west
Jebel Aruda, Tell es-Sweyhat, circa 37.8 km (23.5 mi) north-west
Azu, Tell Hadidi, circa 39.9 km (24.8 mi) north
Basiru, circa 57 km (35.4 mi) north
Sura, Suriya, circa 48.2 km (29.9 mi) east
Tell Qitar, Til-Abnu, circa 52.4 km (32.6 mi) north
Tell Thadayain, circa 44.3 km (27.5 mi) east
Qalat Najm, circa 71.2 km (44.2 mi) north
Sergiopolis, Resafa, circa 56.2 km (34.9 mi) south-east
Hierapolis, Nappigi, Mambyke, Manbij, circa 72.9 km (45.3 mi) north-west
Tell Yasti, circa 74.4 km (46.2 mi) north
Qara Quzak, circa 79.8 km (49.6 mi) north
Umm el-Marra, Tuba, circa 55.2 km (34.3 mi) west
Masuwari, Til Barsip, Tell Ahmar, circa 85.2 km (52.9 mi) north
Kallinikon, Calinicum., Leontopolis, Ar-Raqqah, circa 70.4 km (43.7 mi) east
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Database ID 1782, created 5 Apr 2011, 20:14, Last changed 11 Oct 2012, 23:55