[Preliminary Entry] The Qaṣīda dar luġāt-i hindī (Poem on the Indian language) is a short metrical text on Indian medical terms. Its author Yusūf ibn Muḥammad, who used the pen name of Yusūfī, was a poet and a physician who dedicated other medical treatises to the Mughal emperors Bābur (r. 1526-1530) and Humāyūn (r. 1531-1540 and 1555-1556) and perhaps was also the secretary of the latter.
Téhéran, Kitābḫāna-yi Dānišgāh, 2569/3.
|Main Persian Title:||Qaṣīda dar luġāt-i hindī|
|English Translation of Main Persian Title:||Poem on the Indian language|
|Author:||Yusūf ibn Muḥammad Yūsuf Ḫurāsānī “Yūsufī”|
|Approximate period of composition:||1530-1555|