Details

MS. Heb. e. 24

Cowley Catalogue number: 2654

Physical Description:

Syr‎.‎ Rabb‎.‎ char‎.‎‎;‎ ‎4‎to‎,‎ vellum ‎,‎ Location 1a. (MS_Heb_e_24_1a)fol. 1a stained‎.‎

Ff‎.‎ ‎6‎‎.‎

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. 2654.

Catalogue Section:

  • Commentaries and supercommentaries

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Content

Fragment of a philosophical commentary in Arabic on Ecclesiastes

Location:

1a - 6b
1a 6b

Languages:

Main language: Judeo-Arabic.

Notes:

  • beg‎.‎ with the translation of ii‎.‎ ‎7‎‎.‎ After ver‎.‎ ‎1‎‎4‎ follows a long passage on the division of the soul‎,‎ ends Location 3a. (MS_Heb_e_24_3a)fol. 3 אן מן שאן אלפצ̇ל פי אלנפש סימא חוסן מן אסתעמאל חרכאת בארה מוקתצידה ואן יוסאלים דאתהא פי גמיע אחואלהא . . . וגמיע אעמאל אלנקץ ולואחיקוה מדמומה ‎.‎ It continues with the other verses and a dissertation on wisdom‎.‎

Keywords:

  • Bible. Commentaries. Anonymous. Arabic: Ecclesiastes.