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    Legal documentENA 2808.15a

    A legal query. In Judaeo-Arabic. (Goitein, Palestinian Jewry, 309-311, suggested that it might be addressed to R. Isaac the Spaniard). Concerning an adopted girl who …


    ‎ENA 2808, f. 15a, ed/ Goitein, Palestinian Jewry, pp.310-311, C.B. 05-09-88 (p) Letter of query concerning an adopted girl who fled her marriage to …

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    LetterT-S 8.14

    Letter by Menashshe b. Moses referring to a legal query sent to the Nagid. (Information from CUDL)

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    Legal documentT-S Ar.39.417

    Legal query in Arabic script. Dating: Late? A completely-preserved query with regard to a jointly owned house including a qāʿa and riwāq (شركة في دار …

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    Legal documentT-S Ar.44.207

    Legal query addressed to Avraham Maimonides. Concerning the estate of a deceased man and a transaction carried out by his widow. Information from Baker/Polliack catalog.

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    Legal documentT-S 13J31.2

    Legal query addressed to the Gaʾon Moshe (b. Netanʾel) ha-Levi concerning the claims of a creditor against the widow of the man who owed him. …

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    Legal documentENA NS 7.90

    Legal query in Judaeo-Arabic (fa-yuftūnā sādātunā).

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    Legal documentT-S AS 149.217

    Legal query. In Judaeo-Arabic. Fragmentary. Mentions that a shimmush (court record? or simply a contract?) was drawn up between Reuven and Shemuel.

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    LetterYevr.-Arab. II 1415

    Legal queries regarding inheritance rendered in Hebrew verse.

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    Legal documentJRL SERIES A 1684

    A very damaged fragment. The upper text block is the end of a legal query probably written by Shelomo b. Eliyyahu (active in the first …

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    Legal documentT-S K26.24

    Legal query, draft. In Judaeo-Arabic. Concerning the purchase of half of a house in Muslim courts. On a reused Aramaic Targum.

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    Legal documentYevr.-Arab. I 1700.22

    Entry in court notebook (#58). Legal query. Regarding a partnership in which one party has contributed all the capital and in which the ṣāḥib al-māl …

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    Legal documentBL OR 10126(3).14

    Cryptic document. In Judaeo-Arabic. Headed ב, then "in which your slave Abū l-[...] asked Sayyidnā (=you) . . . the letter from al-Muʿaẓẓam to al-Qāḍī …

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    Legal documentJRL Gaster heb. ms 1862/4b

    Legal query addressed to Yehosef ha-Rav. Small fragment.

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    Legal documentT-S Misc.28.102

    Legal query in Judaeo-Arabic, concerning a dispute over who had the right to lead the congregation in prayer.

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    Legal documentT-S Ar.35.239

    Legal query, draft. In Judaeo-Arabic. Concerning a man who had a deposit but claimed he had lost it. There are sundry other jottingss and drafts, …

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    Legal documentT-S NS 264.76

    Small fragment in Judaeo-Arabic. Probably a legal query ("mā yaqūl sayyidunā. . . ").

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    Legal documentENA 3844.6

    Legal query in Judaeo-Arabic. Concerning a man who had a debt to the heqdesh. He pawned his wife's property against her well, promising her that …

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    LetterT-S 16.62

    Letter from Yaʿaqov b. Nissim of Qayrawan to the Tunisian port of Qabis, c. 1000. The letter concerns legal questions asked by the addressee from …


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    ‏ לכבוד התלמידים היקרים במדינת קאבס אוהבי תורה מסלסלי ‎ 1
    ‏ . . . . הדרה] מפלפלי תושיה מתלתלי קווצות מש…

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    Legal documentT-S NS J295

    Rough draft of a question probably sent to a Gaon in Palestine.


    ‎TS NS J 295, ed. Ashtor, Mamluks, vol. 3, p. 2 (Doc. 2)with corrections by Goitein D.B. 2-27-89 (p.)Private letter, first half of the 13th century
    ‏ …

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    Legal documentT-S G1.64

    Rough draft of a question probably sent to a Gaon in Palestine.

    ‏ יורינו אדונינו גאון נטרה רחמנא וברכיה ויהב ליה אגריה לה ‎ 1
    ‏ …

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    LetterT-S 8J14.14

    Letter from Yeshuʿa b. Elʿazar Shammāʿ (candle maker or seller) to Abū l-Fakhr b. Abū l-Maʿālī. In Hebrew and Judaeo-Arabic. Only the opening and the …


    ‎Recto:
    ‏ עבדו ומודה חסדו השוגה בא[הבתו ‎ 1
    ‏ ישועה בר אלעזר שמאע ‎ 2
    ‏ …

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    Legal documentT-S 8J14.3

    Legal query, draft. In the hand of Berakhot b. Shemuel. Addressed to Yosef Rosh ha-Seder. The page is crossed out. A man gives half a …

    ‏ מא תקול הדרת יקרת צפירת תפארת ‎ 1
    ‏ מרינו ורבינו יוסף ראש הסדר ‎ 2
    ‏ החכם המבהק המעולה הדין ‎ 3
    ‏ …

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    Legal documentT-S 13J26.21

    Query about a debtor who had taken an oath before the Jewish court and then had recourse to a Muslim court. (Information from Mediterranean Society, …

    ‏ פי ראובן לה דינא ענד שמעון . . . . . מקסט פי כל שה[ר ‎ 1
    ‏ בקסטה פאסתחק בעץ אל(!) אלמבלג פחצרא אלי מושב ‎ 2
    ‏ בית די…

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    Legal documentBodl. MS heb. e 98/58

    Legal query addressed to Avraham Maimonides. Concerning a certain Kohen who is seeking a restraining order against his divorcee and to prohibit her from entering …

    ‏ מא יקול הדרת יקרת צפירת תפארת מרנו ורבנו אדונינו ‎ 1
    ‏ נגידנו אברהם הרב המובהק הפטיש…

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    Legal documentENA 4020.40

    Query addressed to R. Yosef 'the Rav' concerning a case of inheritance. Headed by the unusual בשמ רחמ וחנינא. Involves several brothers, one minor. Quite …

    ‏ בשמ רחמ וחנונא ‎ 1
    ‏ מא תקול חצרה הדרת יקרת צפירת תפארת מרינו ורבי…

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    Legal documentT-S 8J7.18

    Request for a responsum concerning a carpenter who let his Muslim employees work making doors on a Saturday. He was ordered flogged by some scholars, …

    ‏ מא יקול סיידנא אלריס שצ פי רגל סאכן פי דכאן פי סוק אן ‎ 1
    ‏ שארע פלמא כאן יום אלסבת אלדי הוה וצט אלעיד ראו גמאעה מן ‎ …

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    Legal documentT-S 8J22.29

    Beginning of a query submitted to Maimonides, beginning by telling about a local man who is now living in another city (the rest is too …

    ‏ עולה ‎ 1
    ‏ מא יקול הדרת יקרת צפירת תפארת הוד ועטרת [ראשינו ‎ 2
    ‏ …

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    Legal documentT-S 8J27.14

    Fragment of a question mentioning a woman and a daughter, the father having been absent 16 years.

    ‏ . . . . . ] תעוקני [[רא]] וקד אעגבהם אלדין מן אן יקס/א/הא ‎ 1
    ‏ . . ] אבוהא מא יקדר יחצר וואלדת אלצבייה תעיש ‎ 2
    ‏ מ]ע…

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    Legal documentBodl. MS heb. e 98/28

    Legal query involving Sitt al-Ḥusn and the property of an orphan. With responsa from Moshe Maimonides, Sason ha-Dayyan, and Shelomo b. Natan. There is another …

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    Legal documentT-S 12.284

    Recto: Fragment cut out from a poem of Natan b. Shemuel ha-Ḥaver. In the margin is a fragment of a Judaeo-Arabic letter. Verso: Legal query …

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    Legal documentT-S NS J496 + T-S 10J21.15

    Legal query, draft, in the hand of Ḥalfon b. Menashshe. Regarding the money left by a dead husband. In the margin: "As for the 70 …

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    Legal documentT-S 10J22.8

    Legal query and responsum regarding joint ownership of a house. The person who holds three quarters of the house demands from the man holding one …

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    Legal documentENA 2742.6

    Legal query addressed to Yehosef Rosh ha-Seder. Concerning a muqaddam who demanded that his name be included in the kaddish as had been done for …

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    Legal documentNLI 577.4/41

    Recto: Legal query involving partners in the royal mint whose money was stolen. In particular, when one of the partners runs away and hides so …

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    LetterENA 3957.4

    Legal query. In Arabic script. Addressed to al-sāda al-fuqahā' al-ajillā'. Regarding a woman who sold a property; what happened next is not entirely clear. Mentions …

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    Legal documentENA NS 29.13

    Legal query addressed to Abū ʿImrān, perhaps Maimonides. In Judaeo-Arabic. Rudimentary handwriting. The question regards a certain Tamīm in Qalyūb. It seems that he refuses …

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    Legal documentT-S AS 146.145

    Small fragment from a legal query in Hebrew regarding partnership, but too little remains. AA

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    Legal documentJRL Gaster heb. ms 1862/3c

    Legal query in the hand of Yedutun ha-Levi. In Judaeo-Arabic. Concerning prayer/liturgy.

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    Legal documentJRL Gaster heb. ms 1862/9

    Legal query with responsum. In Judaeo-Arabic. Quite faded.

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    Legal documentMoss. VIII,403

    Legal query in the hand of Berakhot b. Shemuel addressed to the judge Shelomo ha-Talmid, aka Shelomo b. Natan ha-Levi. With his autograph response. Also …

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    Legal documentAIU III.D.5

    Legal query in Judaeo-Arabic addressed to "sayyidnā al-shelishi" regarding a man who died and left his entire estate to one of his two cousins, but …

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    Legal documentNLI 577.5/11

    Legal query in Judaeo-Arabic. Regarding a partnership in a house and the death and inheritance of one of the partners. This is the original JA …

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    Legal documentT-S 12.799

    Question to Muslim jurisconsults. In Arabic script. Concerning a case of inheritance: ما يقولوا سادتي الشيوخ اطال الله . . . . وتاييدهم في رجل …

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    Legal documentT-S Misc.35.17

    Legal queries addressed to Shemarya b. Elḥanan regarding marital laws. One in Hebrew and one in Judaeo-Arabic (this one crossed out)

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    Legal documentAIU III.B.134

    Legal queries and responsa of Shlomo ibn Aderet. All having to do with marriage laws. Late.

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    Legal documentAIU III.D.7

    Legal queries and responsa. Late.

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    Legal documentT-S Ar.54.48

    Legal query addressed to Great Rav Elʿazar of Alexandria (ha-Gaon, ha-Nasi). Concerning two men who had an argument over chess. "The two spread out the …

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    Legal documentT-S NS 342.1

    Minute fragment from the end of a legal query written by Halfon b. Menashshe Halevi (Dating: 1100-1138). AA

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    Legal documentT-S 13J9.10

    Two questions addressed to Avraham Maimonides about milking sheep on Shabbat. (Information from Goitein's index card). VMR

    ‏ שתי שאלות אל רבנו אברהם בן הרמב"ם בענין חליבת צאן בשבת. ‎
    ‏ מא יקול כגק הדרת יקרת צפירת מרנו ורבנו אדוננו ‎ 1…

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    Legal documentT-S G1.75

    Query to Avraham Maimonides.

    ‏ מא יקול הדרת יקרת צפירת תפארת מרנו ורבנו אדוננו ‎ 1
    ‏ גאוננו נגידנו נשיא אלים בתוכנו אברהם הרב המובהק הפטיש ‎ 2
    ‏ החזק הנגיד הגדול…

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