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 Tał Xətəršay mankan or i Marzəuan k‘ałak‘n ē nahatakeal
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Tał Xətəršay mankan or i Marzəuan k‘ałak‘n ē nahatakeal

‘Poem on the youth Xətəršay who was martyred in the town of Marsovan’

Mec Paron

Date: 1541

Original Language: Armenian

Description

In the earliest extant manuscript, dated 1647, the poem consists of folios 101r-109r; it is seven pages long in the critical edition.

After a long exordium on the current parlous state of the Armenian people as a result of their corporate sin, the author introduces the prot…

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Cowe, Peter, “ Tał Xətəršay mankan or i Marzəuan k‘ałak‘n ē nahatakeal”, 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_28264>
First published online: 2015



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