Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Oruʿutō luqbal ʿamō d-Arābōyē
(1,163 words)

Dispute against the nation of the ArabsA response addressed to the Arabs

Dionysius bar Ṣalibi

Date: Unknown; before 1171

Original Language: Syriac


The Dispute against the Arabs (designated as Arabōyē, Ṭayyōyē, Mhaggrōyē) belongs to a series of refutations which includes non-Jacobite Christian communities (Nestorians, Chalcedonians, Armenians), ‘Idolaters’, Phantasiasts, and the Jews, which originally may have formed one larg…

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G.B. Teule, Herman, “ Oruʿutō luqbal ʿamō d-Arābōyē”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 15 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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