Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 4006 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

Irvine Collection

Istilahat-i munshiyan


No title stated

List of Persian plural nouns for various classes of objects, animals, and persons

Said to be an extract from the Inshāʾ-i fayz̤ rasān of Ḥāfiẓ Allāh Khān, employee (mulāzim) of Navvāb Aḥmad ʿAlī Khān of Rāmpūr

Not dated

Language(s): Persian

Transcribed by order of G. J. Nicholls, Judge at Farrukhabad, from a manuscript obtained from AgraCopied from an original manuscript belonging to the library of

Physical Description

Form: leaf
Extent: 1 f.
Dimensions (leaf): 160 × 253 mm.


Rough and awkward nastaʿlīq. Scribe: Muḥammad ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz of Bhitrī




Origin: 19th century CE ; India

Provenance and Acquisition

William Irvine

Muḥammad ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz of Bhitrī


William Irvine

Record Sources

Based on unpublished description in Catalogue of Persian Manuscripts in the India Office Library, vol. 3.


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