Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Al-ʿuhūd al-ʿumariyya fī l-Yahūd wa-l-Naṣārā
(204 words)

‘The pacts of ʿUmar concerning the Jews and Christians’

Ibn al-ʿAṭṭār

Date: Late 14th century; before 1392

Original Language: Arabic


This lost work is almost completely unknown. It is mentioned by Ḥajjī Khalīfa alone (Kashf al-ẓunūn, col. 1180), and he says nothing about it except that Ibn al-ʿAṭṭār jamaʿahā (‘brought them together’). By this he presumably means that Ibn al-ʿAṭṭār assembled together what must have been the different versions…

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Thomas, David, “ Al-ʿuhūd al-ʿumariyya fī l-Yahūd wa-l-Naṣārā”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 25 January 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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