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Aql  Term Image (al-‘aql) Script Image
(Language:  Arabic)
Alternate Spellings:
Short Description: Intellect.
Long Description: Al-‘Aql al-awwal : the first Intellect, analogue of the Supreme Pen (al-Qalam), and of ar-Rūḥ. Corresponds to the Nous of Plotinus.
Source(s): Introduction to Sufi Doctrine (by Titus Burckhardt)
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Provided By: Dictionary of Spiritual Terms