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Al-Faḍl ibn ʿĪsā
(92 words)


Knowledge of this author is dependent upon an entry in Sbath's Fihris: he was a deacon of Antioch (al-shammās al-Anṭākī). Sbath asserts that he was a Melkite author of the 13th century. Nasrallah repeats this information and adds that he probably eventually became a priest.

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Nasrallah, HMLEM iii.1, p. 254

Graf, GCAL ii, p. 79

Sbath, Fihris, Supplément, p. 27 (the source …

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N. Swanson, Mark, “Al-Faḍl ibn ʿĪsā”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 02 December 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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