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 Tultusceptru de libro domni Metobii
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Tultusceptru de libro domni Metobii

Date: 9th or 10th century

Original Language: Latin


This brief biography of Muḥammad relates that an angel came to a certain Bishop Osius and bade him send a messenger to ‘the satraps who dwell in Erriborn’ to lead their people back from error to the true religion. Osius sent a young monk named Ozim. When he arrived in Erriborn, he was met by a false ‘angel of temptation’, who renamed him Muḥammad and ordered him to say Alla occuber alla o…

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Tolan, John, “ Tultusceptru de libro domni Metobii”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 19 January 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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