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 Fides et leges Mohammædis exhibitae ex Alkorani manuscripto duplici, praemissis institutionibus arabicis
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‘The faith and laws of Muḥammad’

Theodoricus Hackspan, Dietrich Hackspan

Date: 1646

Original Language: Latin

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This 110-page work is comprised of two parts of roughly equal length: an introduction to Arabic, and the eponymous Fides et leges Mohammædis (‘The faith and laws of Muḥammad’). It is the latter that concerns us here. The work ends with a seemingly unrelated one-page appendix enumerating Arabic astronomical terms. As with many other 17th-century works on Arabic and the Qur’…

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Ben-Tov, Asaph, “ Fides et leges Mohammædis exhibitae ex Alkorani manuscripto duplici, praemissis institutionibus arabicis”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 19 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_28944>



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