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Historians of Tʿamar Queen of queens
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Historians of Queen Tʿamar

Date of Birth: Mid-12th century

Place of Birth: Georgia

Date of Death: Probably mid-13th century

Place of Death: Georgia


There is no certain information about either of the two scholars known as the Historians of Queen Tʿamar, except that they were both living during Tʿamar’s reign (1184-1213) and wrote their works in the decades following.

The first historian was evidently highly educated. He was fam…

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Abashidze, Medea D., “Historians of Tʿamar Queen of queens”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 17 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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