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    Legal documentBodl. MS heb. d 68/99

    Legal testimony. Location: Alexandria. Dated: Sunday, 11 Tammuz 4912 AM, which is 1152 CE. Under the reshut of the Nagid Shemuel b. Ḥananya. Witnesses (=judges): …

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    Legal documentF 1908.44G

    Legal testimony dated 1151 CE (1462 Seleucid). Witnessed by Yeshuʿa b. Shemarya, Shela b. Yakhin, and Natan b. Yosef ha-Kohen. Abū l-Maʿālī b. Shemuel b. …

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    Legal documentYevr.-Arab. I 1700.9r–10r

    Legal record (#16). Inheritance settlement. Dated: Thursday, 25 Iyyar 1467 Seleucid. It is a complicated settlement with multiple sections. (1) Sitt al-Ahl bt. Barakāt b. …

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    Unknown typeT-S Misc.20.149

    6 lines of a document in the hand of Ḥalfon b. Menashshe describing the circumstances in which ḥujaj or other documents should be drawn up …

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    Legal documentMoss. VII,131

    Legal document. In Judaeo-Arabic. It appears that Meshullam takes over the responsibility for the six years of alimony payments (farḍ) to a certain female relative …

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    Legal documentHalper 337

    Court record in the hand of Efrayim b. Shemarya. A litigant named Moshe has claimed that his loan of 50.5 dinars to Ṣadaqa was guaranteed …

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    Legal documentBodl. MS heb. d 68/104

    Legal document. In Judaeo-Arabic. Reconciliation between al-Muʿallim Manṣūr al-Dajjājī (same as in T-S NS 297.76?) and his wife, in which Manṣūr submits to various conditions …

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    Legal documentT-S 8J10.12

    Legal document concerning claims of the wife of Abu al-Makarim b. Da’ud against him. The town of Minyat Zifta in Egypt and Muslim courts are …

    ‏ ]מרא[ ‎ 1
    ‏ ]פאצלי אזאדה אללה עלוא ונפאד [ ‎ 2
    ‏ ז]וגה אבו אלמכארם בן דאוד אלמערוף באלמחצ ‎ 3
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    Legal documentT-S NS 321.102

    Court record. A husband is approving in the Jewish court a gift he gave to his wife in a Muslim court. Written by Avarham b. …

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    Legal documentBL OR 10589.8

    List of court cases in Judaeo-Arabic. One involves the payment of a capitation tax (jāliya), another involves a Jew who sued someone in Muslim courts. …

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    LetterT-S Ar.7.6

    Letter in the hand of Shelomo b. Eliyyahu (per Goitein) to an unidentified person. In Judaeo-Arabic. The addressee's mother and sister were involved in an …

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    Unknown typeYevr.-Arab. II 1346

    Legal testimony? In Judaeo-Arabic. Dating: Ottoman-era. it is a first-person narrative recounting the events of several years, involving financial disputes, a shofar, the Muslim courts, …

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    Legal documentT-S 13J8.31

    Court record from June 1042 regarding the marriage of a minor. On the other side of the page a legal opinion of a Muslim Judge …

    ‏ חצר פי בית דין נוחים אבן מימון וכוליף אבן פוריח זברג פי אסבוע ופאת ‎ 1
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    Legal documentT-S 13J8.1

    Court record concerning a grain dealer who promises to pay his former wife 4 dirhams every week for his five-year-old son, who was staying with …

    ‏ בתרין בשבה כד בתשרי שסד חצר בבית דין ר יוסף בן ר צדקה ‎ 1
    ‏ אלפאמי ומטלקתה גניה בת ר חסן ואקנינא מנה לרצונו ותאותו ‎ …

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    Legal documentYevr.-Arab. II 354

    Letter, or rather a legal query, from [...] ha-Kohen b. Avraham to a communal authority addressed as 'exilarch.' In Judaeo-Arabic. Dating: Unknown, perhaps 13th or …

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    LetterENA 2875.40

    Letters in Judaeo-Arabic, probably copies of letters sent in the name of Avraham Maimonides. There are at least two letters sharing the same folio. Only …

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    LetterT-S AS 145.15

    Letter from the office of Yehoshuaʿ Maimonides (introduced with his usual motto) to the community in Cairo concerning a lawsuit between Hiba b. Abū l-Faraj …

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    LetterENA 4100.17

    Letter in Judaeo-Arabic. Not complete. Dated: 8 Tammuz יֿהֿ אֿבֿ כֿֿשֿ, which may be 5338 AM, which is 1578 CE. The writer is surely a …

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    LetterBodl. MS heb. f 108/63

    Letter in Judaeo-Arabic. From several people, probably addressed to Sayyidnā al-Rayyis. The senders are currently being held in prison and it sounds like they are …

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    LetterT-S Misc.11.55

    Recto and verso are both late family letters in Judaeo-Arabic by the same writer, perhaps to different recipients. The writer goes into great detail about …

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    LetterYevr.-Arab. II 1465

    Letter in Judaeo-Arabic. Writer and addressee unknown. Dating: No earlier than 15th century; mentions the currency ashrafī. The letter deals in great depth with a …

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    LetterNLI 577.3/11

    Letter from a Qaraite, in Jerusalem, to al-Shaykh al-Rashīd Hārūn Ibn Saghīr, in Cairo. To be read to the whole Qaraite community. In Judaeo-Arabic. Dating: …

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    LetterYevr.-Arab. II 1452

    Letter draft from the Qaraite community of Cairo to the Qaraite community of Damascus. In Judaeo-Arabic. Dating: Unknown. Regarding a marriage-related legal case that reached …

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    Legal documentT-S Misc.23.8

    Court record. In the hand of Ḥalfon b. Menashshe ha-Levi. Dated: Ṭevet 1438 Seleucid, which is 1126/27 CE. A woman (Ḥasana bt. Menashshe ha-Kohen the …

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    LetterT-S 12.16

    Letter, in Judaeo-Arabic with an opening in Hebrew, from Yoshiyyahu Gaon to Shelomo b. Sa'adya and the community of Rafah, concerning a dispute over an …

    ‏ יאשיהו ראאש (!) ישיבת גאון יעקב בי(!) ‎ 1
    ‏ יאשיהו ראש ישיבת גאון יעקב בירבי ‎ 2
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    Legal documentT-S 24.74

    Legal testimony. In the hand of Avraham b. Natan Av. No witness signatures. Location: Cairo. Dated: Thursday, 27 Adar I 1415 Seleucid, which is 1104 …

    ‏ מעשה שהיה לפנינו אנו החתומים למטה כן הוה חצר אלינא ‎ 1
    ‏ בבית דין באלקאהרה אלמעזיה יום אלכמיס אלסאבע ואלעשרין ‎ 2
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    LetterDK 236 (alt: 27, XXXI - XXXIX)

    Recto: A long, interesting letter from a judge to a cantor. The writer is publicizing the ban of excommunication that the late Nagid (אדונינו ראש …

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    Legal documentT-S 13J21.31

    Recto: Statute for tenants of the Qodesh. Dating: ca. 1215 (according to Gil, but his handwriting comparison may not be sound, and this document could …

    ‏ יעתדר ען וזנה אלאגרה פי כל ‎ 1
    ‏ שהר בחאלה מן אלאחואל פאן כמא ‎ 2
    ‏ יכדי ויתצדק מא יאכלה יתצדק ‎ 3
    ‏ מא יזנה אגרה תם אחרמנא ‎ 4
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    LetterMoss. IV,9 + T-S NS 312.98 + T-S 8J31.4 + T-S 6J9.12

    Letter from Yeḥiel b. Yiṣḥaq ha-Ṣarfati, in Jerusalem, to a certain Menaḥem (probably the judge Menaḥem b. Yiṣḥaq b. Sasson), probably in Cairo. Dating: Early …


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    ‏ לקח הרצועה שהקדשנו ולא החזירה ‎ 1
    ‏ ואינו מבקש מחילה אין זה ושב ורפא ‎ 2
    ‏ לו והשם יודע כי…

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    LetterT-S Ar.18(2).4

    Letter from Avraham b. Saadya the Hebronite, (the muqaddam of?) Bilbays, to Yiṣḥaq b. Shemuel the Sefaradi, Fustat, beginning of the twelfth century. Discusses in …

    ‏ בשמ רח ‎ 1
    ‏ אורה ושמחה ו…

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