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(1801-52), virtually the founder of Iranian linguistics, as well as of the study of the history of Buddhism.
language spoken in Hunza-Karakorum, North Pakistan, containing some Iranian loanwords of various origins.
See ĀDUR BURZĒNMIHR.
Būsalīk has remained a maqām in Arabian, Turkish, and Persian musical traditions to this day. As is often the case, however, the contemporary form of the maqām of Būsalīk differs from that which is given by the classical scholars. In Turkish music Būsalīk, or Puselik, defines a mode comparable to the aeolian of ecclesiastic modes.This Article Has Images/Tables.
Allan V. Williams
demon of slothfulness and procrastination in Zoroastrianism.
Genoese merchant and diplomat who served the il-khan Arḡūn (r. 1284-91). Buscarello belonged to a great family of Genoa that played an important role in the maritime trade of the city.
Xavier de Planhol, Moḥammad-Taqī Masʿūdīya
(Ar. Būšahr, European spellings Bushire, Busheer, Bouchir), port city in southern Iran on the Persian Gulf. i. The city. ii. Music of Būšehr.
MOʿĪN-AL-TOJJĀR (1859-1933), a merchant active in the Constitutional Revolution.
G. Michael Wickens
in early sources referred to as Saʿdī-nāma, a moralistic and anecdotal verse work consisting of some 4,100 maṯnawī couplets by Shaikh Moṣleḥ-al-Dīn Saʿdī, completed in 1257.
ʿABD-AL-ʿAẒĪM SĀMĪ, poet and historian of Bukhara (b. ca. 1840, d. after 1914).