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Names: Sheyhatovitch, Beata, author.

Title: The distinctive terminology in Šarḥ al-Kāfiya by Raḍī l-Dīn al-ʾAstarābāḏī / by Beata Sheyhatovitch.

Description: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2018. | Series: Studies in Semitic languages and linguistics ; volume 96 | Partially based on the author's dissertation (doctoral)– Tel Aviv University, 2016. | Includes bibliographical references and index.

Identifiers: LCCN 2018031880 (print) | LCCN 2018032799 (ebook) | ISBN 9789004377059 (e-book) | ISBN 9789004369122 (hardback : alk. paper)

Subjects: LCSH: ʾAstarābāḏī, Raḍī l-Dīn Muḥammad ibn al-Ḥasan, active 13th century. Šarḥ al-Kāfiya. | Arabic language–Grammar–Terminology. | Arabic language–Grammar–History.

Classification: LCC PJ6151.I173 (ebook) | LCC PJ6151.I173 A875 2018 (print) | DDC 492.7/5–dc23

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