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 Bios kai politeia kai agōnes tou hosiou patros hēmōn kai homologētou Michaēl presbyterou kai synkellou gegonotos poleōs Hierosolymōn
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The Life, conduct and struggles of our holy father and confessor Michael, priest and synkellos of the city of Jerusalem, The Life of Michael the Synkellos

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Date: 2nd half of the 9th c.

Original Language: Greek

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Michael the Synkellos, to whom various works have been attributed, including a Greek grammar, was born in Jerusalem between 758 and 762, the son of non-Greek parents. According to his Life, he claimed to be of Persian (i.e. Arab) descent. In…

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Sode, Claudia, “ Bios kai politeia kai agōnes tou hosiou patros hēmōn kai homologētou Michaēl presbyterou kai synkellou gegonotos poleōs Hierosolymōn”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 August 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23797>
First published online: 2010



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