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 Maymar min ajl intiqāl abīnā l-sayyid al-baṭriyark Anbā Mattāʾus
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'Treatise on the occasion of the passing of our father the patriarch Anbā Mattāʾus', 'The Life of Patriarch Matthew I'

The Life of Patriarch Matthew I

Date: Perhaps 1409, certainly before 1445

Original Language: Arabic

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The Life of Patriarch Matthew I is the most extensive patriarchal biography in our possession for any Coptic patriarch of the Mamluk or early Ottoman period. In MS Paris – Ar. 145, its title is given as Maymar min ajl intiqāl abīnā l-sayyid al-baṭriy…

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N. Swanson, Mark, “ Maymar min ajl intiqāl abīnā l-sayyid al-baṭriyark Anbā Mattāʾus”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 19 August 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_25708>
First published online: 2010



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