Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

Get access

Būluṣ ibn Rajāʾ
(1,057 words)

Al-Wāḍiḥ ibn Rajāʾ

Date of Birth: Around the 950s

Place of Birth: Probably in the vicinity of Cairo

Date of Death: End of 10th or beginning of 11th century

Place of Death: Sandafā, Egypt


In the part of the History of the patriarchs of Alexandria written by Mīkhāʾīl al-Damrāwī, bishop of Tinnīs (q.v.), most of the Life of the Coptic Patriarch Philotheus, the 63rd patriarch (r. 979-1003), is in fact devoted to an account of the conve…

Cite this page
N. Swanson, Mark, “Būluṣ ibn Rajāʾ”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 15 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

▲   Back to top   ▲