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A proposal for establishing a professorship of the Persian language in the University of Oxford

Benjamin Kennicott

A proposal for establishing a professorship of the Persian language in the University of Oxford

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Written in English


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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 4846, no. 03.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination15,[1]p.
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16975142M

These, in turn, are Latinized forms of the Greek words magíkos, mageîa, and magos. 54 The adjective magíkos describes a magos, 55 while the abstract noun mageîa describes the actions of a magos. 56 The term magos entered the Greek language during the Persian war from the Persian maguš, 57 which originally referred to a priestly.   One trend that cut across confessional boundaries in the early modern world was a new interest in religious manuals for the lay public. The rush to compose catechisms by both Protestants and Catholics constitutes the best-known example of this phenomenon. 1 A parallel development that is much less known is the proliferation of Turkish ʻilm-i ḥāl literature in the Cited by:   As'ad AbuKhalil, a professor of political science at California State University, Stanislaus, and a research fellow at the Center for Middle Eastern Studies at the University of California, Berkeley, discussing rockets fired from Hamas-ruled Gaza into southern Israel at a "teach-in" at the University of California, Berkeley, on Novem


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