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Muḥyī l-Dīn al-Iṣfahānī
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Muḥyī l-Dīn al-ʿAjamī al-Iṣfahānī

Date of Birth: Unknown

Place of Birth: Unknown; possibly Iṣfahān

Date of Death: Possibly 12th century

Place of Death: Unknown


We have little information about this author, who is called shaykh and imām. On account of his outspoken preference for the West Syrian doctrine on the Incarnation against the position of the other Christian communities, he must have belonged to th…

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G.B. Teule, Herman, “Muḥyī l-Dīn al-Iṣfahānī”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 03 April 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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