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 Ołb i veray haruacoc‘ arewelean gawaṙac‘n ew ašxarhin Hayoc‘ i jeṙac‘ čelaleac‘
(1,625 words)



‘Lament on the scourge of the eastern provinces and the land of Armenia at the hands of the Celalis’

Azaria Sasnec‘i

Date: Around 1611

Original Language: Armenian

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The poem Ołb i veray haruacoc‘ arewelean gawaṙac‘n ew ašxarhin Hayoc‘ i jeṙac‘ čelaleac‘ consists of 532 octosyllabic lines, the typical form employed for extended narration, organised in four-line stanzas. The published text is not fully intact as the manuscript from which the available edit…

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Cowe, Peter, “ Ołb i veray haruacoc‘ arewelean gawaṙac‘n ew ašxarhin Hayoc‘ i jeṙac‘ čelaleac‘”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 22 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_27317>



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