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 Sīrat Anbā Abraʾām al-Fānī
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The Life of Abraʾām al-Fānī

The Life of the hegumenos Abraʾām al-Fānī

Date: Not long after 1396

Original Language: Arabic

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The Life of Abraʾām (Ibrāhīm) al-Fānī, which occupies 28 folios in the copy consulted here, tells the story of a pious monk who lived in troubled times. (Its full title is Sīrat al-ab al-mukarram wa-l-qiddīs al-ʿaẓīm al-kāmil bi-kulli maʿānī wa-l-faḍāʾil al-īghūmānus Anbā Abraʾām al-Fānī, hādhā lladhī akmala jihādahu l-ḥasan…

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N. Swanson, Mark, “ Sīrat Anbā Abraʾām al-Fānī”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 21 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_25747>
First published online: 2010



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