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[Karaite prayer-book with instructions in Judeo-Arabic] : manuscript.

Other records:
Publication:
[Orient, 11th century-12th century?]
Format/Description:
Book
2 fols. (bifolium: recto=1r|2v; verso=2r|1v): non-consecutive, nearly complete; fol. 2 verso is blank.
Parchment 14.4 X 14.4 cm material applied: black ink ruling method: columns: 1 lines: 13-15.
Subjects:
Karaites -- Liturgy -- Texts.
Karaites -- Prayer-books and devotions -- Hebrew.
Prayer -- Early works to 1800.
Language:
Hebrew, Judeo-Arabic, Arabic. Hebrew Arabic Oriental semi-square.
Notes:
Verse endings denoted by a sof pasuḳ.
A including the last fol. of a prayer-book, probably Karaite, as all the prayers are comprised of biblical verses and passages. The theme is that of Lamentation and Penitence. Well known Psalms are listed here by their lead word, prefixed by the Judeo-Arabic instruction תקול; fol. 2r is the end of the text; at bottom is a sentence in Arabic characters.
Forms part of: Cairo Genizah Collection.
Penn Provenance:
Cairo Genizah Collection (University of Pennsylvania. Center for Advanced Judaic Studies. Library).
Cairo Genizah Collection (Dropsie College. Library).
Adler.
Cited in:
Halper, no. 227
IMHM, no. F38399
Contributor:
Cairo Genizah Collection (University of Pennsylvania. Center for Advanced Judaic Studies. Library).
Contained In:
Cairo Genizah Collection
OCLC:
249589894
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