Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or_1148 (University Library, Cambridge University)

Syriac Manuscripts

Contents

Bar Bahlul, Lexicon.

Author: Bar Bahlul.
Title: Lexicon
Language(s): In Syriac and Garshuni Arabic.

Physical Description

Support: Paper, 31 cm.
Extent: 473 ff.

Hand(s)

Written in a clear but sprawling serto hand dated 1990 AS ( = 1678 CE). The scribe gives the name of his teacher Isḥaq son of Mqisheya ʿAzar and Mosul as the place of writing.

Binding

Bound in quarter leather and cloth in Cambridge.

History

Origin:

Provenance and Acquisition

Presented by Huw Ifor Lloyd, 1928.

Record Sources

For a full description see J. F. Coakley, Catalogue of Syriac manuscripts in Cambridge University Library acquired since 1901 (2018).

Availability

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card. For admissions procedures contact Cambridge University Library Admissions. Contact near_eastern@lib.cam.ac.uk for further information on the availability of this manuscript.

Funding of Cataloguing

Cambridge University Library


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