Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or 12826 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Ikhtiṣār-i Lughat-i Niʻmat Allāh by Sayyid Fakhr al-Dīn al-Mawṣilī

The abridgement by Sayyid Fakhr al-Dīn al-Mawṣilī, سید فخر الدین الموصلی , of Lughat-i Niʻmat Allāh ( لغت نعمت الله ) , an explanatory Persian-Turkish dictionary by Niʻmat Allāh ibn Aḥmad ibn Qāz̤ī Mubārak al-Rūmī, d. 969/1561-2, نعمت الله بن احمد بن قاضى مبارک الرومی

This MS. comprises only Dafter 1, the dictionary itself

Language(s): Persian and Ottoman Turkish


For a more detailed description see Waley 1998, page 36.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 133 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 22 × 16 cm.


Origin: 1149 AH ; Ottoman Empire

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on M. I. Waley: Supplementary handlist of Persian manuscripts, 1966-1998. London, 1998 and G.M. Meredith-Owens: Handlist of Persian Manuscripts, 1895-1966. Oxford, 1968


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