Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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Mattʿēos Ĵułayecʿi
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Mattʿēos Ĵułayecʿi, one of the most prolific Armenian commentators, is often referred to as a disciple of Gregory of Taʿtew (q.v.). He is best known for his radical opposition to Catholic Unitarians and Muslims. Mattʿēos was a native of Julfa (or Ĵuła) situated on one of the main trade routes in the south-west of the present Republic of Armenia on the River Araxes. He s…

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Dadoyan, Seta B., “Mattʿēos Ĵułayecʿi”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 04 June 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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