A Rock Inscription Asking For Forgiveness, 88 AH / 707 CE
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First Composed: 25th April 2020
Last Modified: 26th April 2020
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Figure (a) photograph of original inscription, and (b) its transcription.
88 AH / 707 CE.
The translation of the inscription is given below:
- O God, forgive
- Allāh bin Sʿad bin ʿAbd
- Allāh bin Sʿad bin Abī
- Dhubāb al-Numarī.
- Amen. Lord of the worlds. And he
- requested this in this gathering in
- (the month of) Jumāda in
- the year eight and
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