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study of an Arabic amulet of historic interest.

Taylor, William Robert

study of an Arabic amulet of historic interest.

by Taylor, William Robert

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Published by Univ. of Toronto Press in [Toronto] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Amulets,
  • Arabic language -- Texts and translations

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination[7 p.] facs.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16659232M

    The book consists of authentic Arabic-language articles from BBC Arabic, Al Jazeera, Al-Hayat and more acclaimed news sources. A unit in this textbook consists of one main article followed by comprehension questions, exercises on specific grammatical concepts, an English-Arabic translation exercise and a free writing exercise.   JERUSALEM, ISRAEL—According to a Haaretz report, a 1,year-old Islamic amulet has been found in one of the oldest areas of the city of Jerusalem. “Kareem trusts in Allah—Lord of the.

    Great deals on Islam Antiquarian & Collectible Books in Arabic. Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at Fast & Free shipping on many items! One of the items in our postponed exhibition Hebrew Manuscripts: Journeys of the Written Word is a tiny little codex from sixteenth-century Italy. It is entitled The Tree of Knowledge (Ets ha-Da’at) and contains a collection of some magic spells for all sorts of purposes: curses, healing.

    The history of the Arabs begins in the mid-ninth century BC, which is the earliest known attestation of the Old Arabic language. The Arabs appear to have been under the vassalage of the Neo-Assyrian Empire; they went from the Arabian Peninsula to Mauritania. Arab tribes, most notably the Ghassanids and Lakhmids, begin to appear in the southern Syrian Desert from the mid-third century CE onward. The medieval concern with Arabic is well established. There was, however, a 'second wave' of Arabic interest in seventeenth-century Europe, which is not widely known. The essays in this volume reveal that, contrary to all expectation, the study of Arabic was pursued by a circle of natural philosophers, philologists and theologians in England in close contact with those on the Continent.


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