The Number of the ’Ahl aḏ-Ḏimma in the Vilayet of Armīnīya of the Arab Caliphate

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The article is an attempt to restore the approximate number of the people classified by the Sharia law as 'ahl a-imma, i.e. gentiles (mostly Christians), who were under the protection of the Arab (Islamic) Caliphate in the vilayet of Armīnīya and in its three administrative units-Armīnīya I, Armīnīya II (Arrān), and Armīnīya III (Djurzan/ Ǧurzān).

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)167-176
Number of pages10
JournalIran and the Caucasus
Volume23
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2019

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