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    LetterENA 2739.3

    Letter in the hand of Yefet b. Menashshe probably sent to his brother Ḥalfon b. Menashshe. In Judaeo-Arabic. Fragment (lower right corner of recto). Refers …

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    LetterENA NS 77.148

    Letter from Yefet b. Menashshe to one of his brothers. In Judaeo-Arabic. Fragment (upper right corner of recto). Seems to refer to a shipwreck (cf. …

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    LetterT-S 13J17.20

    Recommendation letter for an Iraqi merchant who lost everything in a shipwreck. He is advised to write to Abu al-Bishr and his cousin. (Information from …

    1. בשמ רחמ
    2. אנא שדיד אלאשתיאק אלי רבנו אטאל אללה בקאה ואדאם עלאה ותמכינה וכבת
    3. אעדאה ונזלת אמס יומי הדא אלי מצר וקצדת אלאגתמאע בה ולם יסהל
    4. דלך ואתצל בי א…

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    LetterCUL Or.1080 J22

    Letter from Yosef b. Shemuel al-Dani in Palermo to Isma’il b. Avraham in Damsis. The first part of the letter deals with the tragedy that …

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    LetterENA 2575.7–8

    Letter reporting the sinking of a ship in the Red Sea, dating probably from the 14th century or later based on the mention of the …

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    LetterPER H 161

    Letter from Saʿīd b. Marḥab on behalf of the court, in Aden, to the druggist Hillel b. Naḥman (aka Sayyid al-Kull), in Fustat. In Hebrew …

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    1. לשיבה טובה אזורה / עוז והדר ותפארה / יסובבנה בזיו
    2. וזוהר ואורה / דיע מנדע וכוח וגבורה / במו בשבתה
    3. ובקומה להתגברה / נחולה עטיית הוד ושררה / מנו…

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    LetterCUL Or.1080 J167

    Letter from Mūsā b. Abī l-Ḥayy, Alexandria, to Nahray b. Nissim. Offers details of ill-fated ships that were destroyed in a storm or met with …

    ULC Or 1080 J 167 (Nahray 97)Transcribed from Goitein's file of typed Nahray documentsLetter from Musa Abu al-Hayy, Alexandria, to Nahray b. NissimSH…

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    LetterDK 231.3 (alt: XI)

    Detailed letter from Yiṣḥaq b. Simḥa Naysābūrī, Alexandria, to Abū l-ʿAlā Sā'id (i.e. ʿŪllā) b. Yosef ha-Levi the Trustee of the rabbinical court of Fustat …

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    LetterT-S 8J20.8

    Letter apparently from Abū Zikrī Kohen, in Fusṭāṭ, to an unidentified addressee, apparently in Alexandria. In Judaeo-Arabic. Containing news about Aden. Commodities include: pearl (luʾlūʾ), …

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    LetterT-S 8J27.2

    Letter from Musa b. Abi al-Hayy in Alexandria to Abu Yahya Nahray b. Nissim in Fustat. Dating: ca. 1057 (Gil). This is one of two …

    1. אעלמך יאמולאי אן תקדם כתאבי אליך מע אלפיג תם כתבה כתאב אכו מן קבל

    אלמועד ולם ימצי אלפיג

    1. ובקי מעי למא כאן אמס רקעתי הדה דפעתה ללפיג וכאן עלי אנה יכ…

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    LetterMoss. Ia,22.2

    Interesting, late letter in Judaeo-Arabic from "the land of the Christians" to al-Muʿallim Yūsuf, the shammas of the synagogue, Cairo. The writer narrates in brief …

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    LetterT-S 13J26.10

    Letter from Abū Saʿīd, in Palermo, to his brother Abū l-Barakāt known as Ṭāriq, in Fustat. Abū Saʿīd reports that he had fled the unrest …

    1. ואמרתם כה לחי ואתה שלום וביתך שלום וג
    2. ייי ישמרך מכל רע ישמור את נפשך
    3. ייי ישמר צאתך ובואך מעתה ועד עולם
    4. חצרה אכי וקרה עיני וסיידי ורייסי וגלילי ותאג …

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