Arthur Jeffery (18 October 1892 in Melbourne – 2 August 1959 in South Milford, Nova Scotia, Canada) was a Protestant Australian professor of Semitic languages from 1921 at the School of Oriental Studies in Cairo, and from 1938 until his death jointly at Columbia University and Union Theological Seminary in New York City. He is the author of extensive historical studies of Middle Eastern manuscripts.His important works include Materials for the History of the Text of the Qur'an: The Old Codices, which catalogs all surviving documented variants of the orthodox Quran text; and The Foreign Vocabulary of the Qur'an, which traces the origins of 318 foreign (non-Arabic) words found in the Qur'an.

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  • آرثر جفري ( 1892 - 1959 م ) هو مستشرق أسترالي. (ar)
  • Arthur Jeffery (* 18. Oktober 1892 in Melbourne, Victoria (Australien); † 2. August 1959 in , Nova Scotia, Kanada) war ein bedeutender Semitist. (de)
  • Arthur Jeffery (18 October 1892 in Melbourne – 2 August 1959 in South Milford, Nova Scotia, Canada) was a Protestant Australian professor of Semitic languages from 1921 at the School of Oriental Studies in Cairo, and from 1938 until his death jointly at Columbia University and Union Theological Seminary in New York City. He is the author of extensive historical studies of Middle Eastern manuscripts.His important works include Materials for the History of the Text of the Qur'an: The Old Codices, which catalogs all surviving documented variants of the orthodox Quran text; and The Foreign Vocabulary of the Qur'an, which traces the origins of 318 foreign (non-Arabic) words found in the Qur'an. Some of Jeffery's studies are included in The Origins of The Koran: Classic Essays on Islam’s Holy Book, edited by Ibn Warraq. They are also discussed in Mohar Ali's The Qur'an and The Orientalists: (en)
  • Arthur Jeffery, né le 18 octobre 1892 à Melbourne et décédé le 2 août 1959 à était un islamologue australien. Il fut professeur de langues sémitiques à l’Université Columbia et à l’Union Theological Seminary à New York. (fr)
  • Arthur Jeffery (Melbourne, 18 ottobre 1892 – , 2 agosto 1959) fu un professore protestante australiano di Semitistica, dapprima alla del Cairo e dal 1938 fino alla morte alla Columbia University e congiuntamente nell' a New York. È l'autore di importanti studi codicologici sui primi manoscritti coranici. Tra i suoi fondamentali lavori figurano: * Materials for the History of the Text of the Qur'an: the old codices e * The Foreign Vocabulary of the Qur'an, che rintraccia le origini di 318 parole straniere (non-arabe) del Corano. Alcuni degli studi di Jeffery sono compresi in The Origins of The Koran: Classic Essays on Islam's Holy Book, edito da Ibn Warraq. Essi sono stati anche discussi in The Qur'an and The Orientalists di : (it)
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  • آرثر جفري ( 1892 - 1959 م ) هو مستشرق أسترالي. (ar)
  • Arthur Jeffery (* 18. Oktober 1892 in Melbourne, Victoria (Australien); † 2. August 1959 in , Nova Scotia, Kanada) war ein bedeutender Semitist. (de)
  • Arthur Jeffery, né le 18 octobre 1892 à Melbourne et décédé le 2 août 1959 à était un islamologue australien. Il fut professeur de langues sémitiques à l’Université Columbia et à l’Union Theological Seminary à New York. (fr)
  • Arthur Jeffery (18 October 1892 in Melbourne – 2 August 1959 in South Milford, Nova Scotia, Canada) was a Protestant Australian professor of Semitic languages from 1921 at the School of Oriental Studies in Cairo, and from 1938 until his death jointly at Columbia University and Union Theological Seminary in New York City. He is the author of extensive historical studies of Middle Eastern manuscripts.His important works include Materials for the History of the Text of the Qur'an: The Old Codices, which catalogs all surviving documented variants of the orthodox Quran text; and The Foreign Vocabulary of the Qur'an, which traces the origins of 318 foreign (non-Arabic) words found in the Qur'an. (en)
  • Arthur Jeffery (Melbourne, 18 ottobre 1892 – , 2 agosto 1959) fu un professore protestante australiano di Semitistica, dapprima alla del Cairo e dal 1938 fino alla morte alla Columbia University e congiuntamente nell' a New York. È l'autore di importanti studi codicologici sui primi manoscritti coranici. Tra i suoi fondamentali lavori figurano: * Materials for the History of the Text of the Qur'an: the old codices e * The Foreign Vocabulary of the Qur'an, che rintraccia le origini di 318 parole straniere (non-arabe) del Corano. (it)
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  • Arthur Jeffery (en)
  • آرثر جفري (ar)
  • Arthur Jeffery (de)
  • Arthur Jeffery (fr)
  • Arthur Jeffery (it)
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