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 Patmut‘iwn Aghuanits‘ ashkharhi
(1,776 words)

History of Aghuank

Movsēs Daskhurants‘i / Movsēs Kaghankatuats‘i

Date: Compiled early 10th c., incorporating 7th and early 8th century elements

Original Language: Armenian


The History of Aghuank‘ can be accessed through Aṛakelyan’s modern critical edition and Dowsett’s older English translation. It is a composite text which was put together in the early 10th century. This relatively late date of compilation does not mean that it did not exploit …

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Greenwood, Tim, “ Patmut‘iwn Aghuanits‘ ashkharhi”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 13 August 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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