Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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Dawit‘ erēc‘ Baluec‘i
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The author of the text informs readers that he is the son of the sister of Grigor, the protagonist of the narrative, and that he had studied under his uncle’s tutelage to become a priest. He says that he was an eyewitness to the events he describes.

Primary Sources of Information

The only primary source for the author’s biography is the martyrology itself.

Secondary Sources of Information

H. Ačaṙyan, Hayoc‘ anjnanunneri baṙaran, vol. 2, Ye…

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Cowe, S. Peter, “Dawit‘ erēc‘ Baluec‘i”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 19 January 2021 <>
First published online: 2010

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