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Aramaic speaking storyteller from Golaysor, Armenia

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genziah fragment

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Genizah fragment reproduced by kind permission of the Syndics of Cambridge University Library




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Cambridge has a long and distinctive tradition in the study of the Middle East and Asia. This Faculty prides itself on exploring these fields through the local languages and encourages students to learn through real world engagement. If you are interested in these world regions and want to discover their languages, cultures, histories, religions, and politics, then this is the home for you. 


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