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Fakhreddin Azimi, Shaul Bakhash, M. Hassan Kakar
i. Under the Qajar and Pahlavi monarchies. ii. Under the Islamic republic, 1979-92. iii. In Afghanistan.
J. T. P. de Bruijn
(Ar. marṯīa, Pers. mūya), poetry of mourning in Persian literature.
i. In Zoroastrianism. ii. In Manicheism. iii. In Persian.
François De Blois
i. IN THE NEAR EAST
Michael B. Charles
ii. IN THE SASANIAN ARMY
the largest island in the Nile, opposite Syene.
F. R. C. Bagley
(1893-1970), British historian of medicine in Persia.
See ELĪJĀ BAR ŠĪNĀJĀ.
(b. in Sütlüce, May 1850; d. 4 December 1926), Turkish poet and scholar.
(975-1049) prominent Nestorian polyhistor. 975-1049). His work is an important source for Sasanian history. In 1002 he was made bishop of Bēṯ Nuhādrē in Adiabene, and in 1008 metropolitan of Nisibis (Naṣībīn). He wrote in Syriac and Arabic on theological issues.This Article Has Images/Tables.