Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Aŕ Ibrahim amirayin vasn hawatoc‘ Grigoroy ordoy Vasakay asac‘eal , Patasxani Ibrahimi amirayi, zor xndreac‘ mi vasn imastasirut‘ean ew mi vasn hawatoy
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Letters to Amir Ibrahim

Grigor Magistros

Date: Unknown; possibly 1045

Original Language: Armenian

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Among Grigor’s correspondence are two letters (ed. Kostaneanc‘, nos 70 and 71) in answer to queries by an otherwise unknown Amir Ibrahim, who is Armenian on his mother’s side, and born of a Muslim father. In the first letter, Grigor answers Ibrahim’s questions on Christianity, and in the second he expounds on philosophy.

Letter 70 is excessively long according to…

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van Lint, Theo Maarten, “ Aŕ Ibrahim amirayin vasn hawatoc‘ Grigoroy ordoy Vasakay asac‘eal , Patasxani Ibrahimi amirayi, zor xndreac‘ mi vasn imastasirut‘ean ew mi vasn hawatoy”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 June 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_24830>
First published online: 2010



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