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Bahá'í Glossary

AuthorMarzieh Gail
Title of item
Bahá'í Glossary
Subtitle of item
Persian and Arabic words appearing in the Bahá'í Writings
Total pages
Publisher of this ed.
Wilmette, IL: Bahá'í Publishing Trust
Date of this edition 1957
Permission publisher
Posted 2010-08-05 by Jonah Winters
Classified in Books and Glossaries & Dictionaries and Introductory
Abstract The first published glossary of Bahá'í terms and names.
Notes The largest glossary online is Arabic & Fársí transcription list and glossary for Bahá’ís.

See also a scan of the original [PDF, 2 MB], and a Microsoft Word version, by M. Thomas (2022).

See also Gail's Guide to Transliteration and Pronunciation of the Persian Alphabet: together with the Numerical Value of the letters (Abjad Reckoning), which is from the book below but posted as a separate file.

See also a glossary with audio recordings of pronunciation at (; archived 2018).

Tags - Glossaries; - Pronunciation; Arabic language; Marzieh Gail; Persian language
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