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 Davitʻiani
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Davitʻ Guramishvili

Date: 1787

Original Language: Georgian

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The works of Davit‘ Guramishvili are brought together in one book under the title Davit‘iani, compiled by the author himself at the end of the 18th century. This title has a double meaning, on the one hand indicating the name of the author, while on the other, forming a reference to the Psalms of David, known in Old Georgian as the Davit‘ni.

Davitʻiani is divided into four parts, by analogy with the four Gospels. It is a …

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Amirkhanashvili, Ivane, “ Davitʻiani”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 16 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_30906>



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