Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Al-radd ʿalā l-mutanaṣṣir
(178 words)

‘Refutation of the convert to Christianity’

Ibn ʿAbd al-Rafīʿ

Date: Unknown; before 1333

Original Language: Arabic


The work has not survived, and is only known from a passing reference in the 16th-century author al-Zarkashī’s Taʾrīkh al-dawlatayn, p. 57 (in the 1966 edition, p. 70, the title is given as Al-radd ʿalā l-muntaṣir, ‘Refutation of the victorious one’, though this is presumably a misprint).

Who this convert was, and whether he was an individual …

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Thomas, David, “ Al-radd ʿalā l-mutanaṣṣir”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 30 September 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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