Praises of the Cross, Wǝddase Mäsqäl, by Abba Giyorgis of Gasǝč̣č̣a

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Haile, Getatchew;
  • Publisher: Universität Hamburg, Hiob Ludolf Centre for Ethiopian Studies
  • Journal: Aethiopica (issn: 2194-4024, eissn: 1430-1938)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.15460/aethiopica.14.1.414
  • Subject: Ethiopian Studies | Wǝddase Mäsqäl; Praises of the Cross; Abba Giyorgis; Manuscripts; Literature; Gǝ'ǝz; Ge'ez; | ddc:090 | ddc:230 | ddc:890 | ddc:960

One of the many works of Abba Giyorgis of Gasǝč̣č̣a/SäŠgla (d. 1527) is a Wǝddase Mäsqäl “Praises of the Cross”, a work which previously was known only from Abba Giyorgis’s Acts (Gädl) and oral tradition. Recently, however, the Ethiopian Manuscript Microfilm Librar... View more