Ishoʿyahb III of Adiabene Date of Birth: c. 580 Place of Birth: Quplānā (Qaplān) (in Adiabene, between Kirkuk and Mosul) Date of Death: 659 Place of Death: Monastery of Bēt ʿAbē
Originating from a rich family, Ishoʿyahb studied at the theological school of Nisibis, though left as part of a group of students in protest against the heretical position of its rector, Ḥnānā (d. 596). He later became a mon…
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G.B. Teule, Herman,
“Ishoʿyahb III of Adiabene (Ḥadyab)”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
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