Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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Ramon Martí
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Biography

It appears that Ramon Martí entered the Dominican order between 1234 and 1238, and was probably educated at the Domincan studium. He was assigned by the order to study Arabic in 1250, and we know that he was in Barcelona in 1264 and in Tunis in the summer of 1269. He was put in charge of organizing a school to teach Hebrew in Barcelona in 1281, and he died in Barcelona a few years later. Beyond these few facts we know almost nothing of his life. 

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Burman, Thomas E., “Ramon Martí”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 21 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_24686>
First published online: 2010



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