Encyclopaedia of Islam, Second Edition, Glossary and Index of Terms

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ḥirz
(73 words)

ḥirz (A) : a talismanic charm (pl. aḥrāz), pronounced ḥurz in the Mag̲h̲rib today. Other words for ‘amulet’ are ḥid̲j̲ā…

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“ḥirz”, in: Encyclopaedia of Islam, Second Edition, Glossary and Index of Terms, Edited by: P.J. Bearman, Th. Banquis, C.E. Bowworth, E. van Donzel, W. P. Heinrichs Bowworth. Consulted online on 29 October 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1573-3912_ei2glos_SIM_gi_01605>
First published online: 2012
First print edition: ISBN: 97890041444484, PAGES 137-592, 20090501



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