Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Patmut‘iwn Hayoc‘
(835 words)

'History of the Armenians'

Kirakos Ganjakec‘i or Arewelc‘i

Date: 1265-66

Original Language: Armenian


The tenth chapter of Kirakos’ history presents the martyrdom of Grigor, an Armenian nobleman from the eastern region of Xač‘en, against the complex background of inter-ethnic and religious tension in southern Caucasia at a pivotal transitional point between Georgian and Mongol suzerainty in the 1220s. A cont…

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

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