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The Contents of the Chronicle of Edessa (540) by frame. Lemma numbers follow the edition of Guidi. Thematic groups are arranged by their first lemma; lemmas may occur in multiple categories according to their contents. Table compiled by author.

TopicLemma # (MS-order)
Civic:  
Flood: 1, 11, 52, 90 
Building (by king): 1, 5, 9 
Beginning of reign, kings: 
Building (by bishop): 12, 13 ,14, 18, 34, 48, 51, 59, 64, 68 
Beginning of reign, bishop: 14, 17, 18, 21, 24, 34, 42, 44, 48, 51, 56, 59, 64, 68, 72, 75, 82, 89, 92, 94, 100 
Building (patron unspecified): 16, 29, 38 
Death of Bishop: 22, 32, 37, 41, 43, 49, 59, 68, 71, 72, 75, 82, 91, 93, 100 
Church controversy: 24, 31, 33, 63, 73, 88, 89, 92, 
Literary composition: 47, 67 
Other natural disaster: 57, 76, 78, 79, 96 
Church decoration (by lay official): 60, 61 
Siege: 81, 105 
Arrival of lay official: 102 
Death of lay official: 103 
Summary of floods: 106 
Imperial  
Beginning of reign, emperor: 3, 27, 34, 39, 86, 101 
(Regional) war: 7, 26, 40, 80, 103, 105 
Founding of (regional) city (by emperor): 19, 20, 35, 70 
Death of emperor: 26, 86 
Attempted usurpation: 72, 85 
Remission of taxes: 74 
Peace treaty: 104 
Ecclesiastic  
Birth of Christ: 
Activity of major theologians (inc. heretics): 6, 8, 10, 45, 46, 50, 53, 55, 62, 65 
Ecumenical council: 15, 36, 58, 63, 66 
Death of (regional) bishop: 23, 99 
Death of (regional) saint: 28, 30, 54, 69 
Condemnation of (regional) bishop: 63, 87 
Controversy in Constantinople: 77, 83, 84 
Installation of four councils in diptychs: 95 
Other  
Natural disaster (regional or distant): 25, 76, 98 
TopicLemma # (MS-order)
Civic:  
Flood: 1, 11, 52, 90 
Building (by king): 1, 5, 9 
Beginning of reign, kings: 
Building (by bishop): 12, 13 ,14, 18, 34, 48, 51, 59, 64, 68 
Beginning of reign, bishop: 14, 17, 18, 21, 24, 34, 42, 44, 48, 51, 56, 59, 64, 68, 72, 75, 82, 89, 92, 94, 100 
Building (patron unspecified): 16, 29, 38 
Death of Bishop: 22, 32, 37, 41, 43, 49, 59, 68, 71, 72, 75, 82, 91, 93, 100 
Church controversy: 24, 31, 33, 63, 73, 88, 89, 92, 
Literary composition: 47, 67 
Other natural disaster: 57, 76, 78, 79, 96 
Church decoration (by lay official): 60, 61 
Siege: 81, 105 
Arrival of lay official: 102 
Death of lay official: 103 
Summary of floods: 106 
Imperial  
Beginning of reign, emperor: 3, 27, 34, 39, 86, 101 
(Regional) war: 7, 26, 40, 80, 103, 105 
Founding of (regional) city (by emperor): 19, 20, 35, 70 
Death of emperor: 26, 86 
Attempted usurpation: 72, 85 
Remission of taxes: 74 
Peace treaty: 104 
Ecclesiastic  
Birth of Christ: 
Activity of major theologians (inc. heretics): 6, 8, 10, 45, 46, 50, 53, 55, 62, 65 
Ecumenical council: 15, 36, 58, 63, 66 
Death of (regional) bishop: 23, 99 
Death of (regional) saint: 28, 30, 54, 69 
Condemnation of (regional) bishop: 63, 87 
Controversy in Constantinople: 77, 83, 84 
Installation of four councils in diptychs: 95 
Other  
Natural disaster (regional or distant): 25, 76, 98 
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