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, first the German name of Pest [see pes̲h̲te ] (this meaning “cave or lime-kiln”), later and until recent times that of Buda [see budīn ], both today parts of the capital of Hungary.

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“Ofen”, in: Encyclopaedia of Islam, Second Edition, Edited by: P. Bearman, Th. Bianquis, C.E. Bosworth, E. van Donzel, W.P. Heinrichs. Consulted online on 23 October 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1573-3912_islam_DUM_3002>
First published online: 2012
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004161214, 1960-2007

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