Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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The Life of Constantine-Cyril

Date of Birth: Unknown, probably 9th c.

Place of Birth: Unknown

Date of Death: Unknown, 9th or 10th c.

Place of Death: Unknown


Constantine was called Cyril in his later life, and he and his brother Methodius are known as the 'apostles of the southern Slavs'. His Life was written not long after his death in 869, and the fact that the author was familiar with the details of his youth and used…

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Roggema, Barbara, “Unknown author”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 15 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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