Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 489
Title: Ottoman Turkish and Jaghatay (or Eastern Turkish) Dictionary
Date of Creation: Between 1585 and 1586
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Unknown Author, Ottoman Turkish and Jaghatay (or Eastern Turkish) Dictionary. (Abushka.)
Unknown Author's Dictionary of Ottoman Turkish and Jaghatay, or Eastern Turkish:
Begins: [Turkish characters]
Remarks: A pencilled note by Mr. Gibb is inserted loose at the beginning: Dictionary of Jaghatay or Eastern Turkish explained in Ottoman Turkish, no author, copied by Ahmed bin 'Abd-ulláh 994 E.J.W.G.
This MS. represents the same work as T.6.9, but wants the prologue.
On the last folio is pencilled in an XVIII.-XIX. Cent. hand: Mongolian | in Turkish character | Dictionary | 300 years old valuable.
[Formerly S.8.19; S.8.135].
'MS Hunter 513': This number has been used for V.8.16 and is retained there. This MS., V.7.16, should be MS Hunter 489
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 7 3/8 x 4 3/4, ff. 26, written in single cols. of 17 lines, each 5 x 2 3/4, rubrics and underlining in red, some leaves tinted pink. (A.H. 994 = 1586 A.D.)
Binding: As in MS Hunter 124 (T.6.6), but made without flap
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Turkish
Material Type: Dictionary
Bibliography: John Young & P.H. Aitken, A catalogue of the manuscripts in the Library of the Hunterian Museum in the University of Glasgow (Glasgow, 1908), pp 516-517.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247

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copyist: Ahmad ibn 'Abd Allah fl.994 A.H.
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