[Arabic-Turkish vocabulary].

Manuscript, Book
  • Arabic
  • Turkish, Ottoman
1151 [1738 or 1739]
163 leaves : paper ; 219 x 159 (160 x 110) mm. bound to 217 x 157 mm.


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Rare books genre
Summary note
Arabic-Turkish vocabulary arranged alphabetically.
  • Collation: Paper ; fol. 163 ; catchwords ; modern foliation in pencil using Western numerals.
  • Description: Rubricated ; full vowel signs ; watermarks (three crescents) ; MS in fair condition but stained with dampness; last two folios are defective.
  • Interlinear Arabic and Turkish notes throughout. On the title page is a memorandum of accounts. Between folios two and three are several missing. On the inside of both covers occur some stray writing. This text is not the same as Hitti no. 288, though it is described as such; however, it is identical to no. 289 and 291.
  • Layout: 7-8 lines per page.
  • Ms. codex.
  • Origin: According to colophon copied 1151 by Aḥmad (fol. 163a).
  • Title supplied by cataloger.
  • Colophon: تمت الكتاب بعون الملك والوهاب كتب ضعيف والمحتاج الى رحمة الله ... احمد في سنة 1151
  • Incipit: بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم الحمد لله رب العالمين والصلوة والسلام على سيدنا محمد واله وصحبه اجمعين اذان ال محمد ال ابرهنم
Binding note
Later? type III (without flap) binding in brown leather.
Acquired from Brill, Leyden, A.D. 1900.
Source acquisition
Gift ; Robert Garrett, Class of 1897 ; 1942.
Hitti, P. Garrett Coll., 290.
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Also available in an electronic version.
Other title(s)
  • لغت
  • كتاب المرقات
Title on lower edge
  • Lughat
Title on fol. 1a
  • Kitāb al-Mirqāt
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