Encyclopaedia of Islam, Second Edition, Glossary and Index of Terms

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ʿabd
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ʿabd (A, pl. ʿabīd) : a slave, in particular a male slave, a female slave being termed ama (pl. imāʾ). al-Abbāsiyya

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“ʿabd”, in: Encyclopaedia of Islam, Second Edition, Glossary and Index of Terms, Edited by: P.J. Bearman, Th. Banquis, C.E. Bowworth, E. van Donzel, W. P. Heinrichs Bowworth. Consulted online on 02 April 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1573-3912_ei2glos_SIM_gi_00015>
First published online: 2012
First print edition: ISBN: 97890041444484, PAGES 137-592, 20090501



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