[Part of a collection of rahiṭim for Yom Kippur] : manuscript.

Standardized Title:
Maḥzor. Yom Kippur. Selections.
Other Title:
Piyutim for Yom Kippur
[Orient, 11th century-12th century?]
4 fols. (2 bifolia) : consecutive, lacuna between fols. [2]-[3]; nearly complete; fol. 3 damaged with losses from external edge.
Parchment 15.2 X 10.4 cm material applied: black ink ruling method: left rule generally unjustified, but occasionally filled with two characters from anticipated word columns: 1 lines: 16-20, per page.
Yom Kippur -- Liturgy -- Texts.
Judaism -- Liturgy -- Texts.
Jewish religious poetry, Hebrew.
Hebrew. Hebrew Oriental semi-square.
Verse endings are signified by a sof pasuḳ, piyyut endings are signified by a circles.
Unknown raḥitim, some are followed by a few biblical phrases. A. on fols. 1-2 (recto), strophes ט-ת of a raḥit in which each letter has a four-verse strophe. The rhyme changes every two letters. The lead phrase of each verss יי׳ אקרא ויען. Ends תקיף ומרומם על כל ברכות. Fol.2v is blank, save for a writing exercise.
B. on fol. 3 to verso l.9, verses ד-ת of a raḥit, one verse per letter, all rhyme רה-. The constant lead phrase is -וה[אדם] כ. Ends: ותקדמהו סליחה וכפרה.
C., the next raḥit, on the remainder of fol. 3, to fol. 4 verso l. 9, is complete (א-ת). It starts: אמת תרעש הארץ. The constant lead phrase is ויי׳ אלהים.
The remainder of the verso contains the beginning D. ordered תשר״ק, starts: התומך בכחו מעלה. The fragment ends at verse ס.
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).
Cited in:
Halper, no. 238
IMHM, no. F38399
Cairo Genizah Collection (University of Pennsylvania. Center for Advanced Judaic Studies. Library).
Contained In:
Cairo Genizah Collection
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