Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Halper 227 Karaite prayer-book with instructions in Judeo-Arabic
TitleKaraite prayer-book with instructions in Judeo-Arabic
Call numberHalper 227
(Philadelphia, United States, University of Pennsylvania, Center for Advanced Judaic Studies Library, Cairo Genizah Collection)
PublisherCenter for Advanced Judaic Studies Library
LanguageHebrew; Judeo-Arabic; Arabic
11th century-12th century?
- 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.
- Condition: non-consecutive, nearly complete; fol. 2 verso is blank.
Extent14.4 X 14.4 cm
Material applied: black ink
- Cairo Genizah Collection (University of Pennsylvania. Center for Advanced Judaic Studies. Library).
- Cairo Genizah Collection (Dropsie College. Library).
- Karaites , Liturgy , Texts
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