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 Ołb i veray Ewdokia k‘ałak‘in` or ayžm asi T‘ok‘at‘, zor omn anōrēn Telu Hasan asen or ekaw ayreac‘ ew awereac‘ zašxarhn
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‘Lament on the city of Eudocia, now called T‘ok‘at‘, which a certain Muslim called Deli Hasan came and set fire to the land and destroyed it’

Yakob T‘ok‘at‘ec‘i

Date: 1614-20

Original Language: Armenian

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The work belongs to the category of medieval Armenian political laments, several characteristics of which it manifests. It is composed of 172 octosyllabic lines arranged in four-line verses marked by stanzaic rhyme. Its three sections logically pr…

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Cowe, Peter, “ Ołb i veray Ewdokia k‘ałak‘in` or ayžm asi T‘ok‘at‘, zor omn anōrēn Telu Hasan asen or ekaw ayreac‘ ew awereac‘ zašxarhn”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 17 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_27358>



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