Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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The Chronicle of Dionysius of Tell Maḥrē

Dionysius of Tell-Maḥrē

Date: After 842/3, probably shortly before his death in 845

Original Language: Syriac


Dionysius’ Chronicle covered the years between 582, the beginning of the reign of the Greek Emperor Maurice, and 842-3, the deaths of the Greek Emperor Theophilus and the Caliph al-Muʿtaṣim. His carefully arranged work, written at the request of Iwannis, Metropolitan o…

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G.B. Teule, Herman, “ Title Unknown”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 10 July 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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