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 Vkayabanut‘iwn Zak‘ariayi, kat‘ołikosi Ałt‘amaray
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'Martyrology of Zak‘aria, catholicos of Ałt‘amar'

Martyrology of Zak‘aria, catholicos of Ałt‘amar

Date: Approximately 1393

Original Language: Armenian


The protagonist of the narrative is Zak‘aria II, catholicos of Ałt‘amar, probably the nephew of Dawit‘ II, and a scion of the Sefedinian branch of the prominent Armenian aristocratic and royal family of the Arcrunids, who was consecrated in 1378 (or possibly 1369)…

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Cowe, S. Peter, “ Vkayabanut‘iwn Zak‘ariayi, kat‘ołikosi Ałt‘amaray”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 05 July 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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