Details

MS. Heb. f. 19

Cowley Catalogue number: 2655

Physical Description:

Syr‎.‎ squ‎.‎ char‎.‎‎;‎ ‎8‎vo‎,‎ vellum ‎.‎

Ff‎.‎ ‎5‎‎.‎

Acquisition:

Bought through the Rev. G. J. Chester, 1890 (from the Genizah).

Source:

Manuscript description based on Catalogue of the Hebrew Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, vol. ii, by Adolf Neubauer and Arthur Ernest Cowley, Oxford 1906, No. 2655.

Catalogue Section:

  • Commentaries and supercommentaries

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Content

Fragment of Seadiah Gaon's Arabic translation and commentary on the book of Esther

Location:

1a - 5b
1a 5b

Languages:

Main language: Judeo-Arabic.

Notes:

  • end of the pre-face and beg‎.‎ of the first chapter‎;‎ translation beg‎.‎ כאן פי איאם אחשורוש הו אחשו̇ אלד̇י מלך מן אלהנד אלי אלחבשה̈ ק̇כ̇ו̇ מדינה ‎.‎

Keywords:

  • Seadiah b. Joseph al-fayyumi, Gaon. Versions, Arabic: Esther.
  • Seadiah b. Joseph al-fayyumi, Gaon. Commentaries, Arabic: Esther. (with introduction).