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 Khabar wajadahu baʿḍ al-muʾminīn fī kutub kānat ʿindahu fī Bayt al-Maqdis
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‘A narrative that a certain believer found in the books he owned in Jerusalem’‘On the origin of the term “Melkite”’

A narrative about Sophronius of Jerusalem, ʿUmar ibn al-Khaṭṭāb, and the term 'Melkite'

Date: Before 1642

Original Language: Arabic

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The short text, conventionally called A narrative about Sophronius of Jerusalem, ʿUmar ibn al-Khaṭṭāb, and the term ‘Melkite’ (or On the origin of the term ‘Melkite’), occupies three-and-a-half folios in the oldest known manuscript a…

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Treiger, Alexander, “ Khabar wajadahu baʿḍ al-muʾminīn fī kutub kānat ʿindahu fī Bayt al-Maqdis”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 20 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_29152>



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