Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Chronica Naierensis
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Chronicle of Najera

Chronica Naierensis

Date: Between about 1173 and 1190

Original Language: Latin


The Chronica Naierensis has conventionally been dated to the middle of the 12th century, but its most recent editor, Juan A. Estévez Sola, has identified borrowings from the Historia scholastica of Petrus Comestor. This work was completed in 1173, giving a terminus post quem for the writing of the Chronica. Other elements suggest a date of composition to the …

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Henriet, P., “ Chronica Naierensis”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 16 January 2021 <>
First published online: 2010

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