Faraj ibn Jirjis was a Syrian Orthodox philosopher, who probably belonged to the circles around Yaḥyā ibn ʿAdī (q.v.). The latter composed his Iḍāḥ fī l-tawḥīd in reply to a question by Faraj about the principles of existent things and the degrees of their potencies (mabādī’ al-mawjūdāt wa-marātib quwāhā).
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Al-Mu’taman ibn al-ʿAssāl, Summa dei principi della religione, ed. A. Wadi, trans. B. Pirone,…
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G.B. Teule, Herman,
“Faraj ibn Jirjis Afrām”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
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