From Noah to Nuh: the Making of a Prophet

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    The transformation of the biblical Noah to the Islamic Noah has been influenced by both Jewish and Christian Literature. The most important transformation is that Noah's actions are viewed as prophetic admonition, not as an unavoidable disaster. In addition, the Islamic Noah received some traits from Mohammed.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationProphets and prophecy in Stories
    Subtitle of host publicationPapers read at the Fifth Meeting of the Prophecy Network Edinburgh
    EditorsBob Becking, Hans Barstadt
    Place of PublicationLeiden
    PublisherBrill Academic Publishers
    Number of pages16
    ISBN (Electronic)9789004291133
    ISBN (Print) 9789004289093
    Publication statusPublished - Nov 2015

    Publication series

    NameOld Testament Studies
    ISSN (Print)0169-7226


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