Yashūʿyāb ibn Malkūn Date of Birth: Last half of the 12th century Place of Birth: Dunaysir (in Ottoman times Koç Hisar, present Kızıltepe) Date of Death: October 1246 Place of Death: Probably Nisibis (Nüsaybin)
Apart from the place of his birth, Dunaysir, which is named in the colophon of MS Charfeh Ar. 2/1, little is known about Ishoʿyahb’s early life and his education. He became the East-Syrian (‘Nest…
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G.B. Teule, Herman,
“Ishoʿyahb bar Malkon”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
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