Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Patmut‘iwn Ghewondeay
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History of Ghewond (excluding the Letter of Leo III to the Caliph ʿUmar II, [q.v.])

Ghewond = Łewond = Lewond

Date: Late 8th or late 9th c.

Original Language: Armenian


Traditionally, the History has been treated as a product of the late 8th century, largely on the basis of its chronological scope, which extends to the year 789, the identification of its sponsor Shapuh Bagratuni as the shadowy son of Smbat Bagratuni, who was k…

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Greenwood, Tim, “ Patmut‘iwn Ghewondeay”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 29 September 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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