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János Zermegh
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Johannes Zermegh

Date of Birth: Unknown

Place of Birth: Unknown

Date of Death: Probably 6 September 1584

Place of Death: Unknown


We know little about the life of János Zermegh. Although we know the names of his parents and brothers, we have no certain date or place for his birth. At the beginning of the first edition of his only surviving work there is a short biography, but it lacks details. (In the 18th century it was claimed that the au…

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Nagy, Gábor, “János Zermegh”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 17 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2015

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