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 Two Syriac fragments
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Two Syriac fragments

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Original Language: Syriac


In two manuscript miscellanies in the Mingana Collection at the University of Birmingham are to be found two brief fragments written in different hands and of different origin. Both are in Karshūnī and partly illegible. In the first, which is ‘against those who deny the cross’ (miltā lūqbal ailayn d-gādpīn ʿal slībā), the Christian interlocutor remarks that Muslims believe the Wo…

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G.B. Teule, Herman, “ Two Syriac fragments”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 01 October 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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