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Glossary of Arabic and Persian Transcription

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Glossary of Arabic and Persian Transcription
Editor, translator, etc.  
Mike Thomas, comp
Date of this edition 2016/2019
Permission editor
Posted 2016-11-06 by Jonah Winters
Classified in Introductory and Research notes
Abstract Comprehensive list of names and terms encountered in Baha'i history, with accents and underlines, and definitions.
Notes This document lists the Roman script transcription forms of many of the Arabic, Fársí, or Turkish words used in the Bahá’í Writings as a guide to their transcription. Additional root words have been added as a guide to an understanding of the meaning of the words.

Also available as a Word document.

See also a Guide to Transliteration and Pronunciation, a list of Oriental Words in Bahá'í Literature, and an audio Bahá'í Pronunciation Guide.

Tags - Glossaries; Arabic language; Persian language; Transcription; Transliteration
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