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 Confutatio Alcorani
(337 words)

‘Refutation of the Qur’an’

János Szántó

Date: 1611

Original Language: Latin


Finalised in 1611, Arator’s Confutatio Alcorani was extant as a single manuscript until the publication in 1990 of the first edited version, in which it covers 120 pages. The work consists of three parts. The first covers the history of Islam, concentrating mainly on the life of Muḥammad, with particular emphasis on controversial elements such as his low…

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Kármán, Gábor, “ Confutatio Alcorani”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 15 October 2019 <>

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