Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Maktbānut zabnē
(307 words)


Jacob of Edessa

Date: 692 (with extension of the chronicle covering the years 692-710)

Original Language: Syriac


This chronicle purports to be a reworking and continuation of Eusebius of Caesarea's Historia ecclesiastica. The continuation covers the period from the 21st year of the reign of Constantine until the year 692, with an extension by an anonymous pupil up to the year 710.


The chronicle contains some brief notes on Muḥammad, t…

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G.B. Teule, Herman, “ Maktbānut zabnē”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 22 January 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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