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 Kitaby Tatarów Wielkiego Księstwa Litewskiego
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‘Kitabs of the Tatars of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania’

Kitaby Tatarów Wielkiego Księstwa Litewskiego

Date: 17th century

Original Language: Arabic


Tatar Muslims were already settled in the Grand Duchy of Lithuania by the end of the 14th century. They lost their original Turkic dialects as time went on, and were progressively unable to use religious literature in these dialects, so translations into the local Slavonic languages, Belorussian and Polish,…

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Łapicz and Artur Konopacki, Czesław, “ Kitaby Tatarów Wielkiego Księstwa Litewskiego”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 17 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2015

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