OTHER WORDS FROM EdessaE·des·san, E·des·sene [ih-des-een], /ɪˈdɛs in/, adjective
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The most famous ones are the Mandylion of Edessa, the Veronica and the Shroud of Turin.
But men of Assyria carried his body into Mesopotamia, into the city of Edessa; and, afterwards, he was brought thither again.Early Travels in Palestine|Arculf et al.
After visiting Amid (Diarbekr) he proceeded to Edessa, and there settled and spent the last ten years of his life.
Under its auspices the college at Edessa, with several connected schools, arose.History of the Intellectual Development of Europe, Volume I (of 2)|John William Draper
Abgarus, king of Edessa, hearing of his works, sent for him.The Lives of the Saints, Volume II (of 16): February|Sabine Baring-Gould
It had been provoked by the fall of Edessa to the Moslems in 1144.The Outline of History: Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind|Herbert George Wells