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    Legal documentBL OR 12292.29

    Testimony or narrative about events in Florence (פירנצה). Dated: 17 Tevet 5609 AM (January 1849). A man who was known as an impious alcoholic fell …

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    Unknown typeJRL SERIES B 2804

    Recto: Mentions a hypothetical cantor or reader of the Torah who went mad and stole something and was caught. Verso: From a halakhic discussion on …

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    Paraliterary textENA 2462.17

    Magical/medical recipes. In Judaeo-Arabic. Possibly in a Yemeni hand (the text on verso is in a different, clearly Yemeni hand). There are recipes for incense …

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    Unknown typeT-S Ar.30.49 + T-S Ar.30.115 + BL OR 10156.10 + JRL SERIES B 3087 + ENA 2191.5

    A bizarre Judaeo-Arabic composition reminiscent of "clanging" in schizophrenia: disorganized thoughts associated on the basis of sound rather than content. Notable phrases include "for every …

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    Literary textAIU VIII.B.16

    Medical treatise in Judaeo-Arabic. Bifolium from a Judaeo-Arabic paramedical treatise on the virtues of various kinds of animal substances. ¶ . . . grind it …

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    Literary textT-S Ar.37.74

    Popular literature. In Judaeo-Arabic. The portion of the story on this fragment opens with the appearance of a healer before a king: "...and princes and …

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    LetterT-S 13J21.10

    Recto: Family letter in Arabic script, mentioning transactions and a Qāḍī. Verso: Late letter in Hebrew to R. Shelomo ha-Sofer from "your wife Dona Soro …

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    LetterYevr. III B 669

    Letter from Yeḥezqel b. Shemuel to an unknown addressee. In Judaeo-Arabic. He reports that Sitt ʿAnbar is very sick, and she has developed a delusion …

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    LetterT-S 13J8.4

    Letter from an unknown writer, in Alexandria, to Maṣliaḥ Gaon, in Fustat. Dating: 1127–38 CE. In Judaeo-Arabic and Hebrew. The purpose of the letter is …

    ‏ בש רחמ ‎ 1
    ‏ אלממלוך ינהי אלי חצרה סידנא …

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    Legal documentENA 3748.13

    Recto: Legal query with responsum. Dating: First half of the 11th century. Concerning a cantor who took an oath not to lead prayers in the …

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    Paraliterary textYevr.-Arab. II 1727

    Magical fragment. In Judaeo-Arabic and Arabic script. Dated: Wednesday, 16 Adar 5005 AM, which is 1245 CE. Gives a spell for annulling other spells, warding …

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    Paraliterary textT-S 10J22.6

    Astrological instructions for a doctor regarding how to know the illness of a patient by using the constellation of the stars at the time of …

    ‏ בשמ רחמ ‎ 1
    ‏ הדא חסאב אלסאעאת אלז וא . כאמהא . ‎ 2
    ‏ אולהא חמה והו אלשמס אדא גאך אלסאי…

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    LetterT-S 13J27.15 + T-S 8J13.2

    Letter from Eliyahu b. Nissim, in Alexandria, to Shela b. Isḥāq, in Fustat. In Judaeo-Arabic. Dating: Probably early 13th century. The sender, a foreigner, asks …

    ‏ בש רח . . . . . תוחלת ממשכה מתלה לב . . . . אצגר אלממאליך אליה בר נסים נע ‎ 1
    ‏ יקבל אלארץ בין ידי…

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    LetterENA NS 18.35

    Letter from Labrāṭ b. Moshe b. Sughmār, in Sūsa, to his younger brother Abū Zekharya Yehuda b. Moshe, in Fustat. Dating: August 1056 (Gil). This …

    ‏ על שמך ‎ 1
    ‏ כתבת יאכי וסידי ועזיז נפסי…

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    LetterBL OR 5544.1

    Letter from a Spanish community to Egypt concerning an impoverished and aging man from Rhodez, France, who appraoched the ruler of his land for redress …

    ‏ הם אחינו מקהילות קדש תפוצת הגולה [ ‎ 1
    ‏ הו[ ]רים אוצרי חיים …

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    LetterMoss. VII,182

    Letter from the cantor Yedutun ha-Levi, Fustat, to his brother Moshe b. Levi ha-Levi, Qalyub. Narrow strips were torn from both the left and right …


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    ‏ בש רח ‎ 1
    ‏ ותגזר אומר ויקם לך ‎ 2…

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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 …

    ‏ ואמרתם כה לחי ואתה שלום וביתך שלום וג ‎ 1
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    LetterDK 238.4 (alt: XIII)

    11th century letter from Avraham b. Yiṣḥaq near Tripoli to his son Mevorakh b. Avraham Ibn Sabra. See Oded Zinger’s dissertation, which mentions this letter …


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    ‏ אלי ולדי ואלעזיז עלי אטאל אללה בקאך וצאנך ווקאך ומן חסן תופיקה לא אכלאך נעלמך אן כרגת ‎ 1
    ‏ ענא כתב אללה ס…

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    LetterT-S 12.431

    Letter from an unidentified writer to Eliyyahu the Judge. In Judaeo-Arabic. The writer conveys condolences for a death in the family of Eliyyahu (r6–9). He …

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