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 IAyrs ays anun Gaspar
(521 words)

Vkayabanut‘iwn Gaspari

‘This youth named Gaspar’, 'Martyrology of Gaspar'

Mik‘ayēl son of the scribe Barłam

Date: 1682

Original Language: Armenian


Nothing is known about the author of this work, apart from his name, which is included in the poem. The work is a tał poem of 44 lines of 11 syllable lines arranged in four-line verses with stanzaic rhyme; it is cited by its incipit. It forms a continuation of the author’s verse martyrology of Dawit‘ Sebastac‘i, since Gaspar, who …

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Cowe, Peter, “ IAyrs ays anun Gaspar”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 02 April 2020 <>

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