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  1. 151

    LetterT-S AS 153.311

    Small fragment of a letter in Judaeo-Arabic. Mentions a Sabbath garment (thawb al-sabt).

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  2. 152

    LetterT-S AS 176.256

    Commercial letter. In Arabic script. The sender mentions various things he has sent. He may refer to unrest in Ramla (al-ʿajjāj bi-l-Ramla). He has also …

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  3. 153

    LetterT-S 1*

    Letter from Naḥum b. Yosef al-Baradānī (Qayrawan) to his master Shemuel b. Ḥofni gaon; 7 August 999. The sender, whose family is in Iraq, has …

    1. אלי אראס אלמתיבה שמואל בן חפני
    2. מן נחום בן יוסף תלמידה אבי שי
    3. מן אלקירואן
    4. ל עאם אול כתבת מן אלמהדיה בעד נפוד אלחאג וגמני
    5. תאכירה וליס אשך אנה וצל אל
    6. ס…

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  4. 154

    LetterT-S AS 153.148

    Letter from Barakāt(?) to Eliyyahu he-Ḥakham ha-Maskil. In Judaeo-Arabic. Fragment (upper part only). Greetings to Bū l-Ṭāhir Zaqen ha-ʿEda. (Information in part from CUDL)

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  5. 155

    LetterT-S 18J4.5

    Letter (draft) from Elḥanan b. Shemarya, in Fusṭāṭ, to the Babylonian congregation in Damascus, sending greetings as part of his efforts to raise funds for …

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    1. אלחנן ראש הסדר בירבי
    2. אל אחינו יקירנו גדולנו אשר בדמשק. היועצים נדיבות,
    3. בעלי נתיבות, מצדיקי הרבים, מזהירים ככוכבים, שומרי
    4. מטהר, ו.... ר הר, ה…

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  6. 156

    LetterJRL SERIES B 4464

    Recto: Draft of the opening lines of a letter addressed to a certain Abū l-Faraj. Dating: ca. early 13th century. The hand is very cursive. …

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  7. 157

    LetterT-S NS 324.126

    Letter from Barakāt b. Sason to ʿImrān b. Benaya, in al-Maḥalla (אלמחללא). In Judaeo-Arabic, with some unusual orthography (including ש for ס and ת for …

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    1. בשמך
    2. כתאבי אליך יאכי ואלעזיז עלי אטאל אללה בקא[ך ואדאם עזך ומן
    3. אלחסן לאכלא ען חאל סלאמא ועאפיא [
    4. אגתמע במאנו וכרמו ואלדי אעלמך בו [
    5. ימרו אלי …

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  8. 158

    LetterT-S NS 172.20

    Late letter of David Benjamin

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  9. 159

    LetterT-S AS 152.40

    Letter requesting monetary assistance. Poetic Hebrew. 16th century (data from FGP).

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  10. 160

    LetterT-S AS 179.177

    Top of a letter in Arabic script addressed to Sittī al-Wasṭāniyya (cf. T-S 10J11.11 for this as a woman's name). Only the first four lines …

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  11. 161

    LetterT-S 13J6.18

    Letter from Hillel to Yaʿaqov, delivered by Mansur b. Furayj, concerning the buying of silk and a turban. VMR

    אלממלוך

    1. הלל עמי עשו
    2. אלי חצרה אלשיך אלאגל אלמחתרם
    3. אלמכדום אלמכרום אלפאצלי אל
    4. רייסי אלמולוי מר ור יעקב
    5. הזקן היקר החכם והנבון היב'
    6. אלממלוך יקבל ארץ בין…

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  12. 162

    LetterT-S 8J19.7

    Letter from ‘Amram b. Natan to Ismā‘īl b. Ibrahim al-Tūnī in Alexandria, ordering him to send two ḥuramdāns with paper, a kerchief, two glass containers, …

    1. בשמך רחמנא
    2. וצל כתאבך יאסידי אטאל אללה בקאך וקראתוה ווצל הארון וערפני
    3. מוסאעדתך לוה ושכרת תפוצלך עלי דאלך וכתאבי הדא יצל אליך
    4. אידך אללה מן יד אבי אלנג…

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  13. 163

    LetterT-S AS 153.125

    Letter fragment in Judaeo-Arabic. Mentioning Muslims and the elder Zikrī. (Information from CUDL)

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  14. 164

    LetterT-S NS 211.53 + T-S NS 211.46

    Letter. In Hebrew. Appeal for help, possibly from Eliyyahu ha-Kohen, the Palestinian Gaon, to the community of Alexandria. It includes a description of a dire …

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  15. 165

    LetterENA 3965.4

    Letter possibly from Abū l-Maḥāsin. In Arabic script. Dating: probably ca. 13th century. Mentions the ghulām of al-shaykh al-Muhadhdhab. Quite faded. Needs further examination.

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  16. 166

    LetterT-S AS 179.56

    Recto: Unidentified document in Arabic script, maybe the bottom of a letter. Verso: Probably a prescription. In Arabic script.

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  17. 167

    LetterT-S AS 39.275

    Recto: Leviticus 16:18. Verso: part of a letter in Arabic. (Information from CUDL)

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  18. 168

    LetterMoss. IV,63.1

    Letter from Salāma Ḥāmī, Jerusalem, to Yeshuʿa Ḥāmī, Fustat. Late. In Judaeo-Arabic. Needs examination.

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  19. 169

    LetterENA 3754.11

    Petition. Dating: Late 16th or early 17th century, as it involves the well-known rabbi and judge Ḥayyim Kapūsī (1540–1631). The petitioner makes accusations against a …

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    1. يقبل الارض بين يدي الموافق العالية اعلاها الله تعالى

    2. وينهي ان ثم رجل يهودي يسمى سعد بن العيصي كان ملتزم بمقاطعة الجوالي سابقاً فانكر عليه

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  20. 170

    LetterT-S AS 145.227

    Letter. Polite, refers to addressee repeatedly as אלמולא. Fragment from toward the end, including the end of business matters involving dirhams and then the greetings-to-the-family …

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    1. [              ]. [ ]....[                 ]
    2. [              ]אלמולא אלגזיל ותערפה
    3. [              תעא]לא דכרה אללה בכיר
    4. [              ] דראהם …

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  21. 171

    LetterMingana 16

    7 fragments. Fol. 1 a legal deed in Ladino. Fol. 2 a letter in Ladino from Shlomo Tapyero שלמה טאפיירו. Fol. 3 a commentary on …

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  22. 172

    LetterT-S AS 161.186

    Business letter, referring to the purchase of commodities and their prices, e.g. almonds and top quality Qifṭī sugar, mentioning Yaʿaqov b. Khallūf. (Information from CUDL)

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  23. 173

    LetterENA 2935.24 + ENA 3038.1

    Letter likely from a woman, perhaps in Palestine or Syria (based on the mention of earthquakes), to her brother, evidently a government official in New …

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    1. בסם אללה אל[רחמן אלרחים
    2. כתאבי יא אכ[י
    3. בקאך ואדאם עזך . [
    4. אליך גדא גמע אללה ב|[יני ו]ב[י]נך עלי [
    5. וערפוני אנך ואגד ע|ליי וגמני דלך וקלת אנך
    6. מא …

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  24. 174

    LetterT-S AS 168.134

    Fragment of a letter in Judaeo-Arabic. Refers to someone with a 'ruined education' (bad manners? makhrūb al-taʿlīm), the washing of a garment, buying something, forcing …

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  25. 175

    LetterCUL Or.1080 J35

    Letter from Yosef b. Simha, Alexandria, to the Taharti brothers (Isma'il and Salih b. Barhun), Fustat. The writer is aboard a ship in Alexandria and …

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    1. ע'ל' ש'מ'ך'
    2. כתאבי אליכם יאכותי וסאדאתי אטאל אללה בקאכם ואידכם ואסעדכם ואתם נעמתה
    3. עליכם מן אלסכנדריה יום אלג' בקי מן תמוז ה' איאם ען סלאמה ועאפ…

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  26. 176

    LetterT-S NS 297.242

    Letter addressed to Abu l-Khayr(?) b. Ibrāhīm al-[...]. In Arabic script. Dating: 11th or 12th century. Nearly entirely preserved, except for the upper left corner …

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  27. 177

    LetterT-S 12.239

    Letter from Tiberias considering appointments which were made in one of the communities in north of Palestine or in Syria.

    1. אין רשות ל[כל] מי שיבוא אליכם מן דיין וא[דם
    2. מאנשי ביתי ומשפחתי ואפילו דודי ו[
    3. בני אדם לדון דין או לכתוב שטר א[
    4. לחלוץ או לעשות דבר מכל מעש[י] בית ד[י…

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  28. 178

    LetterT-S 12.44

    Recto: Letter from the Palestinian Gaon, Daniel b. Azarya (1051-1062), to the head of the Palestinian congragation in Fustat, Eli b. Amram, concerning ‘what was …

    1. [ ] וינצרהו ויעודדהו ביר עמרם זכרו
    2. [לברכה לע]ד נתאחרו כתבי נכבדנו החבר המעולה
    3. [ ]קדם ולא עוד אלא שאנו שואלים
    4. [בשלומהו ודור]שים ב[ש]קטהו וכשמע השלום …

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  29. 179

    LetterMoss. VII,172.2

    Fragment of a letter in Hebrew, in an elevated register, in which the writer narrates something that happened at a synagogue where he was surrounded …

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  30. 180

    LetterNLI 577.10/24

    Letter in Judaeo-Arabic. Very faded. Mentions a jandār (a military officer?) and an amir.

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  31. 181

    LetterENA 4045.15

    Late letter in Judaeo-Arabic. Dating: Probably 18th or 19th century. May even belong with the neighboring shelfmarks. Many names are mentioned, including Pinto.

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  32. 182

    LetterT-S 12.267

    Recto: Letter draft of an opening containing effusive Hebrew praises for the recipient, torn at the bottom. Verso: Another, more polished version of the same, …

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  33. 183

    LetterT-S 12.249

    Letter of condolence addressed to a certain Ḥemdat ha-Yeshiva, on the death of a woman (al-kabīra). Looks like the handwriting of Ḥalfon b. Menashshe ha-Levi …

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  34. 184

    LetterENA NS 2.17

    Letter from Abū Yūsuf, unknown location, to Rabbi Elʿazar (body of the letter) who is likely identical with Abū l-Manṣūr b. al-Muʿallima (address), presumably in …

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    1. בש רח
    2. כי אתה תברך צדיק ייי כצנה רצון תעטרנ[ו
    3. כי ייי יהיה בסליך ושמר רגלך מלכד וג
    4. הנה כי כן יברך גבר יראי ייי וג
    5. ואמרתם כה לחי ואתה שלום וביתך…

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  35. 185

    LetterT-S 6J4.14 + T-S 18J2.7

    Letter from Madmun b. Ḥasan to Avraham Ibn Yiju: three fragments of two copies. Aden, ca. 1130s.

    II, 13

    1. תרום ידיך על צריך וכל אויביך יכרתו
    2. ליקר מר ור אברהם זל בר כגק מר ור
    3. יגו נעג אהבך מצמון בר חסן נעג
    4. וצל כתאב מולאי אלשיך אלאגל וקראתה

    II, 14

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  36. 186

    LetterT-S 12.839

    Letter from Isma’il b. Barhun al-Tāhartī to a relative (probably his sister’s son, his nephew). The writer protects and supports one of his brothers. Asks …

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    1. [                                                            ] ובאמת [ 
    2. [                                                              ] ווקף …

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  37. 187

    LetterT-S AS 184.145

    Letter fragment. In Arabic script. Two lines from near the beginning are nearly completely preserved, and a few words in the margin. All formulaic.

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  38. 188

    LetterT-S 10J11.19

    Letter fragment to [...] b. Ḥayyīm. In this note, the writer states that he had previously sent with the letter-bearer two books, one containing Talmud …

    1. בשמ רחמ
    2. חבילות השלום ו . . . . . הברכות ונועם ששונות
    3. ושובע . . . . ות . . . . . . . . . . . . . חמדתינו כב גד
    4. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . …

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  39. 189

    LetterT-S 10J10.22

    Letter from Shelomo b. Yehuda to one of the personalities in Fustat, concerning the fate of Rabbanite prisoners and the future of the Rabbanite community …

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    1. [ ] ויחיו הנכבד[ים] ת[
    2. מצפה ע[ ] כ[ ] חמודי אומר ירא אני כי לא תהא ממנו
    3. תוחלת כי אל פאה אשר תפנה הנה היא סגורה ויכאב מאד לבי
    4. ואשבה משומם ואאנח …

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  40. 190

    LetterT-S 10J21.7

    Cover letter for the Arabic-script letter on verso addressed to Eliyyahu, saying that Yosef b. Mukhtar had left with a friend a turban ('imama) worth …

    1. . . . . ] . אנא כאדמה אלכתאב
    2. אלדי פי באטן הדה אלכדמה דכר
    3. לי יוסף בן מכתאר אנה רהן ענד
    4. צאחבה עמאמה תסוא מאיה
    5. דרהם חתי יעידה לה תנעם
    6. תבצר אן כאן פי נפ…

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  41. 191

    LetterENA NS 24.38

    Letter fragment addressed to the Nasi Shelomo. In Judaeo-Arabic and Hebrew. Also mentions various other distinguished people: the judge of judges (qāḍī al-quḍāh) and the …

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  42. 192

    LetterT-S 8J21.9

    Letter from Zakai b. Moshe, probably from the Maghreb, to Abu al-Faraj b. Sdaka al-Ramli, probably from Alexandria. Around 1060. Regarding shipments of goods, mainly …

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    1. בשמ רחמ ורחום

    2. תקדם כתאבי אלי חצרה מולאי אלשיך אלאגל אטאל אללה מי אלכיר

    3. בקאה וצאנה ווקאה ומן חסן אלתופיק לא אכלאה וכאן לה ומעה ולי

    4. וחאפט…

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  43. 193

    LetterT-S Ar.47.1 + T-S Misc.6.79

    Copies of extremely deferent letters, in a mixture of Hebrew, Judaeo-Arabic, and Arabic script. Written on a bifolium. Specific addressees named include Moshe ha-Sar, Hillel …

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  44. 194

    LetterT-S 8J17.8

    Letter to Nathan, asking him visit and to stay with the writer over the Sabbath should he arrive by then. The letter also mentions the …

    1. ב .
    2. כאן תקדם ועד חצרה ר נתן שצ
    3. אן יחצר אלי ענדנא קבל ספרה
    4. פאן כאן תם עאקה ען אלספר קבל
    5. אלסבת פלא תסבת בלא בד אלא ענדנא
    6. פתנעם אלחצרה תחצר פי הדה אלסא…

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  45. 195

    LetterENA 2462.56

    Fragment of a letter, possibly. Or literary text? In Judaeo-Arabic. "... and they closed the gates and did not let him leave until the situation …

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  46. 196

    LetterT-S 12.495

    Letter from a woman, probably in Alexandria, to her paternal uncle. In Judaeo-Arabic. Dating: ca. 1030 CE. The writer's family, a family of merchants that …

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    1. הדא אלכתאב ען סלאמה פי אלנפס ושגל פי אלקלב ללה אלחמד רב אלעאלמין וצלת גמיע כתבך וסרנא עאפיתך [
    2. גואב קבל הדא אלכתאב וער/פ/תך יא עמי וואלדי שוקי…

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  47. 197

    LetterT-S Misc.25.136

    Letter from Yiṣḥaq b. Shemuel ha-Sefaradi to Sar Shalom b. Ḥiyya (?). In Judaeo-Arabic. Very deferential. Almost the entirety of the letter consists of greetings …

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  48. 198

    LetterENA NS I.18

    Letter from Ibrāhīm, unknown location, to his father David Ibn al-Ḥaver, in Bilbays. Deals with various transactions and family matters. Mentions Hārūn, Ṭayyiba, Saʿdūn, Yūsuf, …

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  49. 199

    LetterT-S NS 225.110

    Letter from an unidentified merchant to Abū Saʿīd al-ʿAfṣī. In Judaeo-Arabic. The sender reports on a shipment that he has sent with Jaʿfar: 62 wax …

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  50. 200

    LetterT-S AS 152.286

    Letter from Abū Isḥāq b. Ṭayyib to Abū [...]. Interestingly begins with the verse/motto הנה אל ישועתי. (Information in part from CUDL)

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