Much progress has been made over the past decade in the study of
Muslim Ethiopia, and with the ongoing work of digitizing,
cataloguing and analyzing the local Muslim manuscript tradition,
scholars are in a better position than ever before to assess...
The title of Ferdinand Céline’s novel resumes the
fate of the Saadian sultans’ library and the premonitory
curiosity its founder, A?mad al-Man??r, is said to have had for the
palace Philip II of Spain was building in the El
Escorial. Over the last...
My work on the lexicon of the Quran stems from my interest in
contact between Aramaic and Arabic. A question to ask is:
‘What has the Quran contributed to the lexicon of Arabic? And
what are its sources?’ Using the Tanzil.net digital Uthmani