Arabs, loss of status in the apocalypse

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Names

  • Arabic: ويل للعرب = Wayl lil-ʿArab 1
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Event DescriptionDate
Event mentioned by Nuʿaym b. Ḥammād.1 before 843 CEc. 820-843 CE687 A.H. / 1288-9 CE1993

Sources

  • 1Nuʿaym b. Ḥammād, Kitāb al-Fitan, edited by Suhayl Zakkār (Beirut: Dār al-Fikr, 1993), 78, 96, 98, 116, 117, 290, 361, 419, 428 [Arabic].
    • Arabs, loss of status in the apocalypse: Nuʿaym b. Ḥammād, The Book of Tribulations: The Syrian Muslim Apocalyptic Tradition, translated by David Cook (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2017), 102, 103, 302–3, 402, 426, 436 [English].

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson and Jessica Mutter, “Arabs, loss of status in the apocalypse” in Thomas A. Carlson, ed. Historical Index of the Medieval Middle East, last modified September 16, 2021, https://medievalmideast.org/practice/382.

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  • Thomas A. Carlson: Data merging and XML
  • Jessica Mutter: categorization, matching, Arabic name collection and transcription from Nuʿaym Ibn Ḥammād’s Kitāb al-Fitan
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