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MS. Heb. e. 78


Fols. 1-65
Fragments of Homilies in Arabic by Nissim תמאם
Language(s): Judeo-Arabic

On Genesis, as in No. 1002; the fragments correspond as follows:

fol. 1 with No. 1002 fol. ס,

fol. 2 = fol. עט,

fol. 3 = fol. פב,

fol. 4 = fol. פו,

fol. 6 = fol. קלט;


on Leviticus, as in No. 1004:

fol. 8 = No. 1004 fol. 108b,

fol. 11 = fol. 126b,

fol. 13 = fol. 133b,

fol. 16 = fol. 143,

fol. 17 = fol. 176;


on Numbers, as in No. 1005:

fol. 18 = No. 1005 fol. 12,

fol. 21 = fol. 25,

fol. 27 = fol. 91,

fol. 29 = fol. 143b,

fol. 30 = fol. 162,

fol. 33 = fol. 172,

fol. 34 = fol. 176,

fol. 37 = fol. 185,

fol. 40 = fol. 192,

fol. 47 = fol. 215;


on Deuteronomy, as in No. 1006:

ff. 48, 49 = No. 1006 ff. סא , סב;

ff. 50, 51 = ff. סו, סז;


fol. 52 = fol. סז;

ff. 53, 54 = ff. פ, פא.

Ff. 55 to 65 not identified.

Physical Description

Span. Rabb. char.; 8vo, paper, stained, some leaves injured.
Ff. 65.


Provenance and Acquisition

Bought through the Rev. Prof. Sayce, 1896 (from the Genizah).

Record Sources

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. 2837.


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