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 Oghbk’ vasn ch’areats’ Ashkharhis Hayots’ ew Vkayabanut’iwn srboyn Vahanay Goght’nats’woy
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Lament on the evils that befell the land of the Armenians and the martyrdom of holy Vardan from Goght’nThe Martyrdom of Vahan

Author uncertain, probably Abraham, also known as Artavazd

Date: 744

Original Language: Armenian

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Vahan, son of Khosrov the lord of Goght’n, was taken as a child to Damascus with other Armenian prisoners in the reign of al-Walīd I and raised as a Muslim. The prisoners were released by ʿUmar II, and Vahan r…

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Thomson, Robert W., “ Oghbk’ vasn ch’areats’ Ashkharhis Hayots’ ew Vkayabanut’iwn srboyn Vahanay Goght’nats’woy”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 26 April 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23513>
First published online: 2010



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