Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or 6474 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Kitāb-i lughat’hā-i Qur’ān

The latter part of a glossary on the Qur’ān explained in Persian, arranged according to the Sūrahs

Language(s): Persian and Arabic


For a more detailed description see Glyn Meredith-Owens: Handlist of Persian Manuscripts, 1895-1966. [London]: Trustees of the British Museum, 1968, p.84.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 104 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 13.8 × 18.8 cm.


Origin: 655 AH

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on G. M. Meredith-Owens: Handlist of Persian manuscripts 1895-1966. London, 1968, with additional enhancements.


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