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 Hazar erku hariwr t‘vakan
(932 words)

‘In the year 1200’‘Martyrology of T‘uxman Manuk Tigranakertc‘i in 1784’

Hazar erku hariwr t‘vakan

Date: 1784

Original Language: Armenian


This is a tał poem comprising ten strophes of four octosyllabic lines with stanzaic rhyme, in the tradition of solemn occasional narrative verse. It has been transmitted without a distinct title and is therefore typically referred to by the incipit. The first section provides a third-person description of events, while the remainder …

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Cowe, S. Peter, “ Hazar erku hariwr t‘vakan”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 14 August 2020 <>

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