Enoch (Idrīs)
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Enoch (Idrīs), one of the divine messengers mentioned in the Bible who is identified with Idrīs in the Qurʾān. According to traditions he was descended from Seth (Shīth)…

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Faramarz Haj Manouchehri, “Enoch (Idrīs)”, in: Encyclopaedia Islamica, Editors-in-Chief: Wilferd Madelung and, Farhad Daftary. Consulted online on 23 October 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1875-9831_isla_COM_036040>
First published online: 2017



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