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  • HYMN OF THE PEARL

    J. R. Russell

    or Hymn of the Soul, a Syriac poem, of which an early Greek translation also exists, composed probably in the third century CE in the region of Edessa.

  • HYPERBOLE

    N. Chalisova

    a figure (or figures) of speech in the classical Persian system of ʿelm al-badiʿ.

  • HYRCANIA

    cross-reference

    See GORGĀN ii.

  • HYSTASPES

    Cross Reference

    father of Darius I. See GOŠTĀSP.

  • HYSTASPES, ORACLES OF

    Werner Sundermann

    (Gk. Khrēseis Hystaspou), a collection of prophecies ascribed to Vištāspa, the patron and follower of Zarathustra.

  • Hāji Firuzi

    music sample

  • Hosayn Khān - Segāh

    music sample

  • H~ CAPTIONS OF ILLUSTRATIONS

    Cross-Reference

    list of all the figure and plate images in the letter H entries.