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  • ABHARĪ, AMĪN-AL-DĪN

    D. Pingree

     mathematician, said to have died in 1332-33.

  • ABHARĪ, AṮĪR-AL-DĪN

    G. C. Anawati

    (d. 1264), logician, mathematician, and astronomer.

  • ABHARĪ, KAMĀL-AL-DĪN

    C. E. Bosworth

    vizier of the last two Great Saljuq sultans in western Persia.

  • ABHARĪ, MAḴDŪM

    Hameed ud-Din

    16th-century traditionist.

  • ĀBĪ

    E. Ehlers

    Persian term for those agricultural lands which are irrigated.

  • ĀBĪ, ABŪ ʿABDALLĀH

    Abu’l-Qāsem Gorji

    8th-century traditionist.

  • ĀBĪ, ABŪ SAʿĪD

    M. M. Mazzaoui

    11th-century vizier and man of letters.

  • ĀBĪ, ʿEZZ-AL-DĪN

    Abu’l-Qāsem Gorji

    Imami faqīh (jurist) of the 13th century.

  • ABIRĀDŪŠ

    M. Dandamayev

    a village in Elam.

  • ABIRATTA(Š)

    M. Mayrhofer

    ancient Near Eastern proper name said to be of (Indo-)Aryan origin, by comparison with Vedic ratha, Avestan raθa “chariot.” This analysis, however, remains uncertain.