(1,910 words)

Lists of the early edited works on ʾaḍdād are found in Cohen (1961) and Weil (1960). Since then, other works have been edited, namely those of ʾAbū ʿUbayd (d. 224/838), at-Tawwazī, (d. 233/847), ʾAbū ṭ-Ṭayyib al-Luġawī (d. 351/962), Ibn ad-Dahhān (d. 569/1174), and al-Munšī (d. 1001/1593); chapters on this topic are found in general works on linguistic or lexicographical questions, such as as-Suyūṭī's Muzhir (I, 387–402), which reports examples of ʾaḍdād taken not only from specific works but also from very different literary sources.

Some of the works on ʾaḍdād, especially the late…

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Lidia Bettini, “Ḍidd”, in: Encyclopedia of Arabic Language and Linguistics, Managing Editors Online Edition: Lutz Edzard, Rudolf de Jong. Consulted online on 23 March 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1570-6699_eall_EALL_SIM_0025>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004177024, 20090831

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