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

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ḥammāl
(83 words)

ḥammāl (A) : street-porter, bearer, who transports packages, cases, furniture, etc. on his back in t…

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“ḥammāl”, 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 05 June 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1573-3912_ei2glos_SIM_gi_01466>
First published online: 2012
First print edition: ISBN: 97890041444484, PAGES 137-592, 20090501



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