13) While it is true that the Rasulid Hexaglot
, a 14th-century dictionary, seems (after correcting for a scribal error) to represent the terms shahna, basqaq, darugha, and amir albalad as synonyms, it does so in the sense of their representing various types of governors.
Together with his other recent contributions, notably "The Rasulid Hexaglot
in its Eurasian Cultural Context," in The King's Dictionary, ed.
The present volume is enhanced by a wonderfully informative essay, "The Rasulid Hexaglot in its Eurasian Cultural Context," by Thomas T.
The Hexaglot is actually comprised of several distinct word lists.
50), that the Hexaglot "was not originally a single work, but appears to be a pastiche of glossaries in the possession of our author," is quite apt.
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