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Diacritics; meaning of "Self-subsisting"

Author Universal House of Justice (actual author might be, or include, the Research Department or another agency of the House)
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Diacritics; meaning of "Self-subsisting"
Date of this edition 1993-01-21
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Scanned 1997 by Jonah Winters
Posted 1998 by Jonah Winters
Formatted 1998 by Jonah Winters
Classified in Letters from the Universal House of Justice
Abstract Two disparate topics: the translation style adopted by the Guardian and other considerations related to literary style and the sacred writings, and the meaning of the term "self-subsisting."
Notes See also a discussion of diacritics and transliteration. See also a letter from the House, "Meaning of Qayyum."
Tags Arabic language; Deepening; Diacritics; God (general); Meditation; Persian language; Qayyum (Self-subsisting); Style (general); Translation; Transliteration; Words and phrases
Cross-referencesSee also On "Simplified English" Translations of the Bahá'í Writings (1998).
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