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Juan Gabriel
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Juan Gabriel of Teruel

Date of Birth: Mid-15th century

Place of Birth: Presumably Teruel

Date of Death: Early 16th century

Place of Death: Unknown


Juan Gabriel of Teruel, the first translator of Egidio da Viterbo’s Qur’an and the collaborator of Juan Martí de Figuerola, was most probably the former alfaquí of Teruel, known before his conversion as Alí Alayzar (Archivo Histórico Provincial de Teruel, Consejo de Teruel, Carpeta Azul, …

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Krystyna Starczewska, Katarzyna, “Juan Gabriel”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 24 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2015

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